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Find more Silverstein 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 1,062 less people named Silverstein 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 5,484 people named Silverstein in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% less people named Silverstein in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,422 people named Silverstein were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 22% owned their homes, valued on average at $6,202
  • 77%, or 903 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 20% of women had paying jobs
  • Most common occupation was proprietor

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 39% were born in foreign countries
  • 2,142 were born in foreign countries
  • 10% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in New York