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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 273 people named Chojnowski in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 26% more people named Chojnowski in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 343 people named Chojnowski were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was new worker
  • For 157 females, Helen was the most common name
  • Although 46% were female, the most common name for males was Stanley
  • 47 women had paying jobs

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

  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 64% were first-generation Americans
  • 174 were first-generation Americans
  • 9% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940