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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 613 people named Ahlquist in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Ahlquist in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 593 people named Ahlquist were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 87 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,780
  • 6% were disabled
  • 22% were children
  • 74 women had paying jobs

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

  • 198 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • Most mothers originated from Sweden
  • 289 were first-generation Americans