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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 628 people named Whitecotton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Whitecotton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 663 people named Whitecotton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 243 were children
  • 47 women had paying jobs
  • 76 adults were unmarried
  • 656 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • They most commonly lived in Arkansas
  • 34 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Arkansas
  • 162 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940