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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 227 people named Claps in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Claps in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 231 people named Claps were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3% reported their race as other than white
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was Vito
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 86
  • 9 were disabled

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

  • 150 were first-generation Americans
  • 66% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Italy
  • 5% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940