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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 304 people named Silfies in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 20% more people named Silfies in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 364 people named Silfies were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 28 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,249
  • 21 women had paying jobs
  • 35% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,249
  • The average annual income was $882

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

  • 5% were first-generation Americans
  • 10% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in New York