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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 25 people named Lissa in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 68% more people named Lissa in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 42 people named Lissa were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 24% were children
  • 47% of adults were unmarried
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 45%, or 5 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • Most immigrants originated from Italy
  • 8 were born in foreign countries
  • 11 were first-generation Americans