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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 79 people named Lawston in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 47% more people named Lawston in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 116 people named Lawston were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 65 females, Gladys was the most common name
  • 18% of adults were unmarried
  • 8% were disabled
  • 18% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,230

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

  • 11% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from South Carolina
  • Most immigrants originated from Hungary
  • 5% were born in foreign countries