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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 185 people named Chianese in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 66% more people named Chianese in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 307 people named Chianese were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was painter
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 78
  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • 68%, or 39 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 104 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Italy
  • 66 were born in foreign countries