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Find more Polites relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 84 more people named Polites in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 173 people named Polites in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 49% more people named Polites in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 257 people named Polites were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 34% were children
  • 4 were disabled
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • The average annual income was $943

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Greece
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • 47% were born in foreign countries
  • 5% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940