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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 134 people named Ludford in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 74% more people named Ludford in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 233 people named Ludford were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 35 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,774

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 26 were born in foreign countries