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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 43 people named Bergquest in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% more people named Bergquest in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 56 people named Bergquest were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • For 24 females, Gertrude was the most common name
  • 56% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,700
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 76

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

  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • 44% were first-generation Americans
  • 49% were born in foreign countries
  • 19 were first-generation Americans