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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 111 people named Svejda in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Svejda in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 130 people named Svejda were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 65 females, Anna was the most common name
  • 15% of women had paying jobs
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 80% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,714

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

  • 55% were first-generation Americans
  • 8% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Czechoslovakia
  • 32% were born in foreign countries