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Find more Sorva 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 19 less people named Sorva 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 28 people named Sorva in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 68% less people named Sorva in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 9 people named Sorva were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 45 hours a week
  • 11% reported their race as other than white
  • 1 reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 2 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Poland
  • 71% were first-generation Americans
  • 20 were first-generation Americans
  • 29% were born in foreign countries