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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 278 people named Slifka in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Slifka in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 293 people named Slifka were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 54% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,105
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Frank
  • 31% were children

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

  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 21% were born in foreign countries
  • 138 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Poland