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Find more Borenson 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 8 less people named Borenson 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 16 people named Borenson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 50% less people named Borenson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8 people named Borenson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • 33% owned their homes, valued on average at $5,000
  • 38% of adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was 23 and the oldest was 82

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

  • 3 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 19% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 44% were first-generation Americans