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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 472 people named Velie in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% less people named Velie in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 408 people named Velie were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 20 were disabled
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 21% of women had paying jobs

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940