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Find more Lyle 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 91 less people named Lyle 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 7,925 people named Lyle in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Lyle in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 7,834 people named Lyle were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,011 reported their race as other than white
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 93
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Scotland
  • 10% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee