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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 1,067 people named Inouye in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Inouye in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,134 people named Inouye were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,098 rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 88
  • Although 46% were female, the most common name for males was Richard

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

  • 112 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Japanese
  • 614 were first-generation Americans
  • 58% were first-generation Americans