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Find more Christoffersen 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 71 less people named Christoffersen 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 551 people named Christoffersen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% less people named Christoffersen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 480 people named Christoffersen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • 121 were children
  • 45% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,476

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Denmark
  • The most common mother tongue was Danish
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Denmark