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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 132 people named Lenfest in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Lenfest in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 157 people named Lenfest were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $985
  • 30% of adults were unmarried
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 77% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,357

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

  • 6% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Maine
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 24 were first-generation Americans