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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 32 people named Zelsman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 28% more people named Zelsman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 41 people named Zelsman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 2 weeks of vacation a year
  • 20% were children
  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • The youngest was 5 and the oldest was 83

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

  • 6 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Kansas
  • 10 were first-generation Americans
  • 31% were first-generation Americans