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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 41 people named Fordahl in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 66% more people named Fordahl in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 68 people named Fordahl were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 32 females, Helen was the most common name
  • Although 47% were female, the most common name for males was Le
  • 5 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,220
  • Most common occupation was housewife

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

  • 63% were first-generation Americans
  • 7 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota
  • 17% were born in foreign countries