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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 27 people named Benyshek in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 41% more people named Benyshek in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 38 people named Benyshek were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 48 hours a week
  • 14% of adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was farming labor
  • 38 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Bohemian
  • Most fathers originated from Kansas
  • They most commonly lived in Iowa
  • Most immigrants originated from Czechoslovakia