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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 172 people named Yanish in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Yanish in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 160 people named Yanish were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 34% of adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $704
  • 13 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,600
  • Although 45% were female, the most common name for males was George

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish
  • 27% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Poland
  • 47 were born in foreign countries