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Find more Lon 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 129 more people named Lon 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 149 people named Lon in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 87% more people named Lon in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 278 people named Lon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 13 were disabled
  • 33% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,469
  • 66%, or 48 people, lived in homes they rented
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • 14% were born in foreign countries
  • 39 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 21 were born in foreign countries