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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 570 people named Fors in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 34% more people named Fors in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 761 people named Fors were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 25 reported their race as other than white
  • Most common occupation was carpenter
  • 20% of women had paying jobs
  • 48%, or 102 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 126 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 192 were born in foreign countries