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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 155 people named Geving in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 27% more people named Geving in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 197 people named Geving were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 193 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 6% reported their race as other than white
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Norway
  • 81 were first-generation Americans
  • 50 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in North Dakota