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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 151 people named Lingham in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 48% more people named Lingham in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 223 people named Lingham were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 42 reported their race as other than white
  • 57% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,609
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 19% reported their race as other than white

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

  • 38 were first-generation Americans
  • 11% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Maryland
  • Most immigrants originated from England