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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 48 people named Harvala in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 38% more people named Harvala in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 66 people named Harvala were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 4 people
  • 29%, or 4 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 17 adults were unmarried
  • Although 42% were female, the most common name for males was Henry

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Finnish
  • 10 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Finland
  • 37 were first-generation Americans