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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 236 people named Horwat in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 47% less people named Horwat in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 125 people named Horwat were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 118 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 34 adults were unmarried
  • 21% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 10 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 143 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Austria
  • 8% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940