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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 135 people named Hegstad in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Hegstad in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 156 people named Hegstad were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 55% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,124
  • On average men worked 48 hours a week
  • The average annual income was $1,056
  • 56 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 24% were born in foreign countries
  • 35 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Norway
  • Most immigrants originated from Norway