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

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In 1940, 55 people named Switaj were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1 reported their race as other than white
  • On average men worked 33 hours a week
  • The typical household was 4 people
  • 40% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,425

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

  • 31 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Poland
  • Most fathers originated from Poland
  • 26% were born in foreign countries