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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 37 people named Eksten in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Eksten in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 38 people named Eksten were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 14 weeks of vacation a year
  • 11% were disabled
  • For 19 females, Eleanor was the most common name
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Carl

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden
  • 49% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • 38% were born in foreign countries