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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 817 people named Mcfarlan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Mcfarlan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 847 people named Mcfarlan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% were disabled
  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 259 were children

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Scottish
  • 160 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in South Carolina
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940