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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 772 people named Swartwood in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Swartwood in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 844 people named Swartwood were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 65 women had paying jobs
  • 250 were children
  • 45% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,498

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 23% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • 3 were born in foreign countries