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Find more Hammerquist 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 20 more people named Hammerquist 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 88 people named Hammerquist in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% more people named Hammerquist in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 108 people named Hammerquist were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 19 adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was electrician
  • 15% of women had paying jobs

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden
  • Most mothers originated from Sweden
  • They most commonly lived in South Dakota
  • 5% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940