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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 2,185 people named Rigdon in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Rigdon in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,256 people named Rigdon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,175 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The average annual income was $851
  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was John

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

  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 11 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Mississippi
  • 108 were first-generation Americans