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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 155 people named Nishiyama in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% more people named Nishiyama in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 172 people named Nishiyama were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2 were disabled
  • 88%, or 23 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 171 reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 4 people

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

  • Most fathers originated from Japan
  • 66 were born in foreign countries
  • 2% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Hawaii