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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 159 people named Swoveland in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 25% more people named Swoveland in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 199 people named Swoveland were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 12% of women had paying jobs
  • Although 43% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • For 86 females, Anna was the most common name
  • 32% were children

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

  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Ohio
  • 10 were first-generation Americans