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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 12 people named Jave in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 125% more people named Jave in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 27 people named Jave were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 45 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was dressmaker
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 43% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,333

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

  • 10 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Iowa
  • 50% were first-generation Americans
  • 17% were born in foreign countries