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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 55 people named Lightel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 29% more people named Lightel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 71 people named Lightel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 9 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,172
  • 37% were children
  • For 29 females, Emma was the most common name
  • 47% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,172

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

  • 1 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Louisiana
  • 11% were first-generation Americans
  • 2% were born in foreign countries