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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 18 people named Cardson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 83% more people named Cardson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 33 people named Cardson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 14 females, Edith was the most common name
  • On average men worked 36 hours a week
  • 3 women had paying jobs
  • Although 42% were female, the most common name for males was William

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

  • 44% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Danish
  • 5 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Sweden