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Find more Berghorst relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 34 more people named Berghorst in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 84 people named Berghorst in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 40% more people named Berghorst in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 118 people named Berghorst were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4% were disabled
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 14 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,449
  • On average men worked 45 hours a week

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Holland
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • 13 were born in foreign countries
  • 35 were first-generation Americans