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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 38 people named Smeraldi in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 61% more people named Smeraldi in the United States. What was life like for them?

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

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 72
  • 5 adults were unmarried
  • 61 rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 36 hours a week

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

  • 63% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • 6% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 37% were born in foreign countries