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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 407 people named Balaban in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% more people named Balaban in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 501 people named Balaban were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 28% were children
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • Most common occupation was new worker
  • 28% of adults were unmarried

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

  • Most mothers originated from Russia
  • Most fathers originated from Russia
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 48% were first-generation Americans