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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 73 people named Smilanich in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 89% more people named Smilanich in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 138 people named Smilanich were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 34%, or 10 people, lived in homes they rented
  • They typically took 14 weeks of vacation a year
  • 4% were disabled
  • 21% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 28 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Yugoslavia
  • The most common mother tongue was Persian
  • 5% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940