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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 107 people named Viana in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 68% more people named Viana in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 180 people named Viana were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 26% of women had paying jobs
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was truck driver

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Italy
  • 8% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Puerto Rico
  • The most common mother tongue was Polish