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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 24 people named Nighan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Nighan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 24 people named Nighan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • The youngest was 6 and the oldest was 77
  • 1 was disabled
  • 6 adults were unmarried

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

  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 38% were first-generation Americans
  • 4 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland