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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 1,125 people named Fortuna in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Fortuna in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,159 people named Fortuna were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 110 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,906
  • 64 reported their race as other than white
  • 33% were children
  • 388 were children

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

  • 397 were born in foreign countries
  • 5% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Italy
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania