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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 1,068 people named Triggs in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% more people named Triggs in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,156 people named Triggs were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,106 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • 42% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,025
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

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

  • 215 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Kansas
  • 4% were born in foreign countries
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940