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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 513 people named Sterba in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% more people named Sterba in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 605 people named Sterba were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • For 282 females, Anna was the most common name
  • 3 reported their race as other than white
  • The average annual income was $1,094

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

  • They most commonly lived in Nebraska
  • 52% were first-generation Americans
  • 265 were first-generation Americans
  • 30% were born in foreign countries