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Find more Potenzo relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 12 more people named Potenzo in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 38 people named Potenzo in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 32% more people named Potenzo in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 50 people named Potenzo were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 58%, or 7 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 46% were female, the most common name for males was Michael
  • 5 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,800
  • Most common occupation was truck driver

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

  • 12 were born in foreign countries
  • 25 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts
  • 8 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940