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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 111 people named Lynan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 111% more people named Lynan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 234 people named Lynan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 13 were disabled
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 83
  • 30% of adults were unmarried
  • 7% reported their race as other than white

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Irish
  • 47 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois