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Find more Lail 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 307 more people named Lail 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 1,168 people named Lail in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 26% more people named Lail in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,475 people named Lail were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3% were disabled
  • 15 reported their race as other than white
  • 53%, or 152 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 1,446 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 30 were first-generation Americans
  • 8 was born in foreign country
  • 364 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940