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Find more Silfven relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 7 less people named Silfven in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 15 people named Silfven in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 47% less people named Silfven in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8 people named Silfven were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 20 weeks of vacation a year
  • 100%, or 1 person, lived in homes they rented
  • 1 woman had paying job
  • The youngest was 14 and the oldest was 70

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

  • 5 were first-generation Americans
  • 27% were born in foreign countries
  • 4 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan