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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 146 people named Pilar in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 27% more people named Pilar in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 186 people named Pilar were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 32% of adults were unmarried
  • 37% were children
  • Although 34% were female, the most common name for males was Joseph
  • The typical household was 2 people

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

  • Most fathers originated from Philippines
  • Most mothers originated from Philippines
  • 37% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois