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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 780 people named Saffer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Saffer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 854 people named Saffer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 225 were children
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 26% were children
  • 21% of women had paying jobs

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • Most mothers originated from Virginia
  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940