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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 13 people named Jims in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 462% more people named Jims in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 73 people named Jims were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • The youngest was 2 and the oldest was 74
  • 19 adults were unmarried
  • 4 owned their homes, valued on average at $725

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

  • 15% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from
  • 4 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Czechoslovakia