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

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In 1940, 140 people named Valach were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 2 and the oldest was 71
  • 66% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,247
  • 34%, or 10 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was Joseph

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

  • 57% were first-generation Americans
  • 36% were born in foreign countries
  • 40 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Czechoslovakia