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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 12 people named Ponow in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 33% less people named Ponow in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8 people named Ponow were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3 adults were unmarried
  • 1 was disabled
  • The typical household was 6 people
  • The youngest was 13 and the oldest was 61

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

  • Most fathers originated from Latvia
  • The most common mother tongue was Latvian
  • Most mothers originated from Latvia
  • 58% were first-generation Americans