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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 42 people named Sallaway in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 174% more people named Sallaway in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 115 people named Sallaway were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 19% of women had paying jobs
  • 31% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,188
  • They typically took 5 weeks of vacation a year
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 8 were first-generation Americans
  • 19% were born in foreign countries
  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from England