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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 131 people named Lidstone in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% more people named Lidstone in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 144 people named Lidstone were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 25% of adults were unmarried
  • 25% of women had paying jobs
  • 29 adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 81

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

  • Most fathers originated from England
  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 36% were first-generation Americans
  • 34 were born in foreign countries