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Find more Largent 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 185 more people named Largent 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 1,838 people named Largent in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% more people named Largent in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,023 people named Largent were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 142 women had paying jobs
  • The average annual income was $880
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 244 adults were unmarried

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

  • 21% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois