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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 66 people named Soapes in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% more people named Soapes in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 71 people named Soapes were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17 were children
  • 71 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Fred
  • 2% were disabled

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

  • They most commonly lived in Tennessee
  • 5 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 3% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada