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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 427 people named Ancona in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 20% more people named Ancona in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 511 people named Ancona were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Frank
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 46 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,671
  • The typical household was 4 people

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

  • 48% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Italy
  • 161 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian