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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 373 people named Swearengin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 31% more people named Swearengin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 490 people named Swearengin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3 reported their race as other than white
  • 42 adults were unmarried
  • 44 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,418
  • 14% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 13 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Tennessee
  • 3 was born in foreign country
  • 113 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940