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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 16 people named Algaze in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 50% more people named Algaze in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 24 people named Algaze were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 5 people
  • On average men worked 37 hours a week
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 75
  • 9 adults were unmarried

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Poland
  • 56% were first-generation Americans
  • 7 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in New York