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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 3,065 people named Novotny in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Novotny in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,760 people named Novotny were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 483 adults were unmarried
  • 383 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,156
  • 55% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,156
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Bohemia
  • 765 were born in foreign countries
  • 25% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Bohemia