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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 400 people named Scrivens in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% less people named Scrivens in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 356 people named Scrivens were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 25% reported their race as other than white
  • 40% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,655
  • 38 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,655
  • The average annual income was $900

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 64 were first-generation Americans
  • 8% were born in foreign countries
  • 31 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from England