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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 305 people named Rainwaters in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 25% less people named Rainwaters in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 229 people named Rainwaters were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 12 owned their homes, valued on average at $588
  • 82 were children
  • 226 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 2 reported their race as other than white

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

  • 4% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Georgia
  • 64 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 28% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940