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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 35 people named Potocny in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 26% more people named Potocny in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 44 people named Potocny were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 51
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • For 24 females, Helen was the most common name
  • On average men worked 33 hours a week

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

  • 20 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Czech
  • 57% were first-generation Americans
  • 7 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940