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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 825 people named Orta in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Orta in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 847 people named Orta were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 414 were children
  • 82 adults were unmarried
  • 5% were disabled
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week

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

  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • Most mothers originated from Texas
  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish
  • Most immigrants originated from Mexico