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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 1,197 people named Vanzant in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% less people named Vanzant in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,013 people named Vanzant were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 95 reported their race as other than white
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 975 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 35 were disabled

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

  • 25% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Bohemian
  • 254 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 75 were first-generation Americans