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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 95 people named Borgens in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 31% more people named Borgens in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 124 people named Borgens were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2 reported their race as other than white
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 50% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,434
  • Most common occupation was laborer

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

  • 65 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 21% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in California