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Find more Ladson 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 186 more people named Ladson 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 691 people named Ladson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 27% more people named Ladson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 877 people named Ladson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 446 females, Louise was the most common name
  • 117 adults were unmarried
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was James
  • 118 women had paying jobs

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

  • 8 was born in foreign country
  • Most mothers originated from South Carolina
  • 4% were first-generation Americans
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940