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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 313 people named Sleigh in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Sleigh in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 363 people named Sleigh were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 26% of adults were unmarried
  • 30% were children
  • 7% were disabled
  • Most common occupation was laborer

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

  • Most fathers originated from South Carolina
  • Most mothers originated from South Carolina
  • The most common mother tongue was Austrian
  • They most commonly lived in South Carolina