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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 65 people named Overway in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 89% more people named Overway in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 123 people named Overway were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 15 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,217
  • 37% were children
  • 1% reported their race as other than white
  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Michigan
  • 23 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Holland