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

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In 1940, 286 people named Sewing were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 38 reported their race as other than white
  • 79 were children
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 43%, or 34 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 65 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey
  • Most fathers originated from Missouri
  • 16 were born in foreign countries