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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 21 people named Chonis in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 38% more people named Chonis in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 29 people named Chonis were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 56%, or 5 people, lived in homes they rented
  • On average men worked 52 hours a week
  • 5% of adults were unmarried
  • Although 45% were female, the most common name for males was John

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

  • 57% were born in foreign countries
  • 38% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Greece
  • 12 were born in foreign countries