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Find more Silkowitz 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 20 more people named Silkowitz 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 41 people named Silkowitz in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 49% more people named Silkowitz in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 61 people named Silkowitz were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6 owned their homes, valued on average at $6,425
  • 14 adults were unmarried
  • Although 46% were female, the most common name for males was Meyer
  • The average annual income was $966

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

  • 44% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin
  • 18 were born in foreign countries
  • 23 were first-generation Americans