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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 42 people named Foyen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 48% less people named Foyen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 22 people named Foyen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 8 adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 14 weeks of vacation a year
  • On average men worked 46 hours a week
  • Although 55% were female, the most common name for males was Oscar

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Norway
  • 3 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 8 were born in foreign countries