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Find more Lina 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 272 more people named Lina 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 246 people named Lina in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 111% more people named Lina in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 518 people named Lina were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 52%, or 71 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 264 females, Anna was the most common name
  • 60 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,403
  • Most common occupation was farmer

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 77 were born in foreign countries
  • 34% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most immigrants originated from Italy