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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 79 people named Barneson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 42% more people named Barneson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 112 people named Barneson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 29% of adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 110 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 2 people

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish
  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin
  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Iceland