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Find more Lacy relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 2,280 less people named Lacy in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 12,677 people named Lacy in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% less people named Lacy in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 10,397 people named Lacy were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 9,924 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 41% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,987
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 407 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 2,240 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Missouri
  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky