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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 2,702 people named Velasquez in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 28% less people named Velasquez in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,933 people named Velasquez were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was new worker
  • They typically took 14 weeks of vacation a year
  • The typical household was 4 people
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 89

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

  • They most commonly lived in Colorado
  • Most immigrants originated from Mexico
  • Most fathers originated from Colorado
  • 25% were first-generation Americans