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

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In 1940, 1,015 people named Farias were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • 41% were children
  • 12% reported their race as other than white
  • Most common occupation was farm laborer

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Portuguese
  • Most mothers originated from Mexico
  • 313 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts