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Find more Lashley 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 26 less people named Lashley 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 2,281 people named Lashley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Lashley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,255 people named Lashley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 309 adults were unmarried
  • For 1,140 females, Helen was the most common name
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 5% were disabled

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

  • Most mothers originated from Missouri
  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina