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

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In 1940, 127 people named Axness were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 82
  • Most common occupation was farm hand
  • 1% reported their race as other than white
  • 34% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 83 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in North Dakota
  • Most fathers originated from Minnesota
  • Most immigrants originated from Norway