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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 195 people named Sapien in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Sapien in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 225 people named Sapien were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 15 weeks of vacation a year
  • 3% were disabled
  • 53% were children
  • On average men worked 39 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish
  • Most mothers originated from Mexico
  • Most immigrants originated from Mexico
  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940