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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 159 people named Swearington in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% less people named Swearington in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 142 people named Swearington were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 12 reported their race as other than white
  • Most common occupation was carpenter
  • 126 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 89% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Georgia
  • 20 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Armenian