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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 9 people named Jaffries in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1456% more people named Jaffries in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 140 people named Jaffries were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Thomas
  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • 127 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was house work

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

  • 1 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 24% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 11% were first-generation Americans