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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 822 people named Sleight in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% less people named Sleight in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 721 people named Sleight were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • 24% were children
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Michigan
  • Most mothers originated from Michigan
  • 20% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from England