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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 511 people named Rys in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Rys in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 534 people named Rys were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 157 adults were unmarried
  • 25 were disabled
  • On average men worked 39 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was laborer

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

  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish
  • Most immigrants originated from Poland
  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts