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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 5,395 people named Dorn in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% less people named Dorn in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,808 people named Dorn were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 458 women had paying jobs
  • The average annual income was $1,047

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

  • 782 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Wisconsin
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 11% were born in foreign countries