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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 213 people named Voorhes in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% less people named Voorhes in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 174 people named Voorhes were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 168 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 17% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 3 was born in foreign country
  • 13% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 24 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland