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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 463 people named Scearce in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 31% more people named Scearce in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 608 people named Scearce were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $854
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 98
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 596 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 1 were born in foreign countries
  • 9 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Indiana
  • 91 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940