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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 1,626 people named Evan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 28% more people named Evan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,083 people named Evan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 633 were children
  • 30% were children
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • 20% of women had paying jobs

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 23% were first-generation Americans
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Czechoslovakia