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Find more Laughlin 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 1,383 less people named Laughlin 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 10,063 people named Laughlin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% less people named Laughlin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8,680 people named Laughlin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 52%, or 1,150 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 362 were disabled
  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was laborer

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

  • 515 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Native
  • Most fathers originated from Ohio
  • They most commonly lived in California