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Find more Longman 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 76 more people named Longman 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 540 people named Longman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% more people named Longman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 616 people named Longman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 46 hours a week
  • 3% reported their race as other than white
  • 100 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 117 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 171 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from England