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Find more Linen 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 101 more people named Linen 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 171 people named Linen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 59% more people named Linen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 272 people named Linen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 76
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 61% reported their race as other than white
  • The average annual income was $823

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

  • 28 were first-generation Americans
  • 32 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 7% were born in foreign countries
  • 12 were born in foreign countries