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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 185 people named Janota in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 29% more people named Janota in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 239 people named Janota were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 28 women had paying jobs
  • 57 were children
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 79

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • Most immigrants originated from Czechoslovakia
  • 56% were first-generation Americans