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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 2,235 people named Arena in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% more people named Arena in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,474 people named Arena were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was new worker
  • 5% were disabled
  • 35% were children
  • 2,420 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 236 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940