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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 52 people named Lotson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 98% more people named Lotson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 103 people named Lotson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 100 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 5 were disabled
  • 9 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,556

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

  • 17 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most fathers originated from Georgia
  • 1 were born in foreign countries