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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 10 people named Ferpstra in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Ferpstra in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 9 people named Ferpstra were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 100% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 2 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,850
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • 9 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 3 were first-generation Americans
  • 30% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in South Dakota