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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 1,004 people named Vandegrift in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% less people named Vandegrift in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 889 people named Vandegrift were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 470 females, Elizabeth was the most common name
  • 70 women had paying jobs
  • 53% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,929
  • 46 were disabled

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

  • 11% were first-generation Americans
  • 13% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from West Virginia