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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 1,475 people named Handler in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Handler in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,536 people named Handler were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 157 women had paying jobs
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 22 reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • 9% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Russian
  • Most fathers originated from Austria
  • They most commonly lived in New York