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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 83 people named Kernis in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% more people named Kernis in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 108 people named Kernis were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 27 were children
  • 1 was disabled
  • For 57 females, Mildred was the most common name
  • 15% reported their race as other than white

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • The most common mother tongue was Yiddish
  • 42% were first-generation Americans
  • 35 were first-generation Americans