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Find more Lynne 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 46 more people named Lynne 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 350 people named Lynne in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% more people named Lynne in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 396 people named Lynne were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1% reported their race as other than white
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 30% of adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 107 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • Most fathers originated from Norway
  • Most immigrants originated from Norway