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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 22 people named Silch in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 173% more people named Silch in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 60 people named Silch were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 8% reported their race as other than white
  • 27% were children
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 29% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,500

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

  • 4 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Missouri
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 5% were born in foreign countries