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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 295 people named Austad in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Austad in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 339 people named Austad were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 34% of adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 45 hours a week
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 90

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Norway
  • Most fathers originated from Norway
  • 143 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Norway