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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 Smerda in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Smerda in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 44 people named Smerda were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was proprietor
  • 38% of adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was 2 and the oldest was 79
  • For 24 females, Mary was the most common name

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

  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin
  • Most fathers originated from Czechoslovakia
  • 19 were first-generation Americans
  • 50% were first-generation Americans