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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 54 people named Finkelsten in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 109% more people named Finkelsten in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 113 people named Finkelsten were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% were disabled
  • Most common occupation was bookeeper
  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year
  • 7 women had paying jobs

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 27 were first-generation Americans