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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 176 people named Longden in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% more people named Longden in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 229 people named Longden were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 85
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 19% of women had paying jobs
  • 46% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,691

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

  • 66 were first-generation Americans
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 27% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts