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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 6 people named Balist in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 33% more people named Balist in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8 people named Balist were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • They typically took 3 weeks of vacation a year
  • The youngest was 24 and the oldest was 53
  • The average annual income was $1,082

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Yugoslavia
  • 50% were first-generation Americans
  • 33% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania