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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 116 people named Sweny in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% more people named Sweny in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 151 people named Sweny were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 36% of adults were unmarried
  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 29 were children
  • For 76 females, Helen was the most common name

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

  • Most fathers originated from Ohio
  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 20% were first-generation Americans