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

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In 1940, 324 people named Smilowitz were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 9 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,377
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Morris
  • 29% of adults were unmarried
  • 4 were disabled

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

  • 129 were born in foreign countries
  • 146 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Romania
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish