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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 261 people named Genson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 141% more people named Genson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 628 people named Genson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% were disabled
  • 57 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,611
  • 193 were children
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • 48 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia