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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 34 people named Gettes in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 262% more people named Gettes in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 123 people named Gettes were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Thomas
  • 13% of women had paying jobs
  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was farm laborer

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

  • 21% were first-generation Americans
  • 13% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Lithuania
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania