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Find more Loyd 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 1,899 less people named Loyd 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 10,857 people named Loyd in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% less people named Loyd in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8,958 people named Loyd were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 308 were disabled
  • Most common occupation was farm laborer
  • 736 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,884
  • 23% reported their race as other than white

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Slovak
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina
  • 119 was born in foreign country
  • 563 were first-generation Americans