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Find more Lourence 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 141 more people named Lourence 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 24 people named Lourence in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 588% more people named Lourence in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 165 people named Lourence were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 158 rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 53% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,867
  • 30% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 33 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Portugal
  • 29% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Portugal