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Find more Laurent 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 84 more people named Laurent 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 1,556 people named Laurent in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Laurent in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,640 people named Laurent were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,586 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 88
  • For 814 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 537 were children

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

  • 188 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 391 were first-generation Americans
  • 25% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin