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Find more Lankford 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 20 more people named Lankford 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 5,594 people named Lankford in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Lankford in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,614 people named Lankford were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 234 were disabled
  • 20% of adults were unmarried
  • 57%, or 758 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Alabama
  • Most mothers originated from Alabama
  • 3% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Mother Tongue