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Find more Forse relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 89 more people named Forse in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 297 people named Forse in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% more people named Forse in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 386 people named Forse were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 59 adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • For 178 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • Most common occupation was farmer

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Texas
  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden
  • 29% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Texas