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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 58 people named Wishnoff in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 67% more people named Wishnoff in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 97 people named Wishnoff were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 3 owned their homes, valued on average at $8,500
  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year
  • For 42 females, Mary was the most common name

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

  • 12 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 47% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • Most mothers originated from Russia