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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 596 people named Smola in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Smola in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 596 people named Smola were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1 reported their race as other than white
  • 48%, or 71 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Most common occupation was machinist
  • 136 adults were unmarried

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

  • 338 were first-generation Americans
  • 147 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • Most mothers originated from Czechoslovakia