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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 199 people named Teruya in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 27% more people named Teruya in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 253 people named Teruya were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 5 people
  • 95%, or 37 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 36 adults were unmarried
  • For 117 females, Tsuruko was the most common name

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Japan
  • 36% were born in foreign countries
  • 72 were born in foreign countries
  • 127 were first-generation Americans