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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 189 people named Elzinga in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 33% more people named Elzinga in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 252 people named Elzinga were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 47% were female, the most common name for males was Albert
  • 4 were disabled
  • 27 adults were unmarried
  • 17% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 93 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Dutch
  • Most mothers originated from Michigan
  • 49% were first-generation Americans