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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 37 people named Positano in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% less people named Positano in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 32 people named Positano were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 7 adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was cutter
  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year
  • 4 women had paying jobs

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

  • Most mothers originated from Italy
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • 65% were first-generation Americans