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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 242 people named Lissner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Lissner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 230 people named Lissner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 124 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 35% owned their homes, valued on average at $5,501
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 223 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 40% were first-generation Americans
  • 19% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Russian
  • 31 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940