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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 2,056 people named Abrahams in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Abrahams in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,916 people named Abrahams were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 976 females, Anna was the most common name
  • 61 reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 443 were children

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

  • 43% were first-generation Americans
  • 11% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Russia
  • They most commonly lived in New York