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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 44 people named Glish in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 80% more people named Glish in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 79 people named Glish were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 33% of adults were unmarried
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • For 35 females, Eva was the most common name

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 34% were first-generation Americans