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Find more Lias relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 42 more people named Lias in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 458 people named Lias in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Lias in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 500 people named Lias were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 480 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 86
  • 225 reported their race as other than white
  • 36% were children

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As Lias families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • 80 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 42 were first-generation Americans
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Louisiana