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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 332 people named Longton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 43% more people named Longton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 474 people named Longton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 22 were disabled
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • For 229 females, Helen was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Bohemian
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 38% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois