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Find more Lemman 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 170 more people named Lemman 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 62 people named Lemman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 274% more people named Lemman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 232 people named Lemman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 212 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 88
  • 57%, or 33 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 71 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 24 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 8 were first-generation Americans
  • 13% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina