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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 598 people named Arent in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Arent in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 691 people named Arent were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 108 adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • The average annual income was $1,070

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

  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • Most immigrants originated from Poland
  • 15% were born in foreign countries