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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 27 people named Potapoff in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 63% less people named Potapoff in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 10 people named Potapoff were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • The youngest was 3 and the oldest was 60
  • 10 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 1 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,000

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

  • 15 were first-generation Americans
  • 56% were first-generation Americans
  • 10% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 11 were born in foreign countries