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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 99 people named Engelen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Engelen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 95 people named Engelen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 34% were children
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • For 50 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 32 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Minnesota
  • Most immigrants originated from Belgium
  • 31% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois