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Find more Linsey 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 258 less people named Linsey 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 1,529 people named Linsey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% less people named Linsey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,271 people named Linsey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 129 women had paying jobs
  • 423 were children
  • For 615 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 105 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,429

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

  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Mississippi
  • 7% were first-generation Americans
  • 38 were born in foreign countries