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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 258 people named Ahlgrim in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Ahlgrim in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 300 people named Ahlgrim were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 151 females, Dorothy was the most common name
  • 20% of adults were unmarried
  • 44 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,211
  • 16% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 45% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Indiana
  • 26 were born in foreign countries
  • 9% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940