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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 119 people named Swantz in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 143% more people named Swantz in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 289 people named Swantz were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 42 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,332
  • 12 were disabled
  • For 143 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 6% were disabled

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

  • 18 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 34% were first-generation Americans
  • 13% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940