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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 8 people named Fordner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1050% more people named Fordner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 92 people named Fordner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 9% reported their race as other than white
  • 8 reported their race as other than white
  • For 50 females, Bettie was the most common name
  • 89 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 22 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 24% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina