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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 128 people named Lavia in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 20% more people named Lavia in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 154 people named Lavia were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 9% were disabled
  • 151 rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • They typically took 14 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • Most immigrants originated from Italy
  • 1% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 49 were born in foreign countries