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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 87 people named Swaffer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 74% more people named Swaffer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 151 people named Swaffer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 148 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 60%, or 21 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 5 were disabled
  • For 80 females, Betty was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 5 were born in foreign countries
  • 30 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from England