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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 18 people named Syrjanen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Syrjanen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 19 people named Syrjanen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 80% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,250
  • 20%, or 1 person, lived in homes they rented
  • On average men worked 38 hours a week
  • The youngest was 10 and the oldest was 63

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

  • 61% were born in foreign countries
  • 11 were born in foreign countries
  • 8 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 39% were first-generation Americans