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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 1,485 people named Sargeant in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Sargeant in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,508 people named Sargeant were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 769 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 49%, or 199 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 173 reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • 18% were first-generation Americans
  • 143 were born in foreign countries
  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Ohio