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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 37 people named Pogwizd in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% less people named Pogwizd in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 30 people named Pogwizd were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 47% were children
  • Although 53% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • 30 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was presser

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

  • Most mothers originated from Poland
  • 78% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois