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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 511 people named Lyday in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Lyday in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 538 people named Lyday were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • For 262 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 30% were children
  • 61 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,623

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Ohio
  • 6 was born in foreign country
  • They most commonly lived in Oklahoma
  • Most mothers originated from Ohio