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Find more Lard 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 1,150 more people named Lard 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 948 people named Lard in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 121% more people named Lard in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,098 people named Lard were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,012 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 35% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,028
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 17% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 434 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 4% were born in foreign countries
  • 73 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Georgia