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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 14 people named Fordsman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Fordsman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 13 people named Fordsman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 40 hours a week
  • 1 owned their homes, valued on average at $5,800
  • 33% owned their homes, valued on average at $5,800
  • The youngest was 3 and the oldest was 42

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

  • 5 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 2 were born in foreign countries
  • 14% were born in foreign countries
  • 2 were first-generation Americans