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Find more Polowitzer 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 4 less people named Polowitzer 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 16 people named Polowitzer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 25% less people named Polowitzer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 12 people named Polowitzer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 58% were children
  • 100% rented out rooms to boarders
  • Although 17% were female, the most common name for males was Joseph
  • The average annual income was $900

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Connecticut
  • 10 were first-generation Americans
  • 62% were first-generation Americans
  • 38% were born in foreign countries