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Find more Sonza 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 601 more people named Sonza 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 126 people named Sonza in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 477% more people named Sonza in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 727 people named Sonza were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 121 adults were unmarried
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 32% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,961

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Massachusetts
  • 51% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • 37% were born in foreign countries