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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 43 people named Sellan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 344% more people named Sellan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 191 people named Sellan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 54%, or 29 people, lived in homes they rented
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • For 101 females, Gladys was the most common name
  • The average annual income was $1,075

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

  • 9 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Italy
  • 21% were born in foreign countries
  • 8 were first-generation Americans