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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 4,277 people named Aponte in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% less people named Aponte in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,662 people named Aponte were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $804
  • For 121 females, Maria was the most common name
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was agricultor

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

  • 21 were born in foreign countries
  • 1% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania