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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 169 people named Hellgren in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% less people named Hellgren in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 130 people named Hellgren were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 25% of women had paying jobs
  • 33% of adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was carpenter
  • The average annual income was $1,166

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

  • 70 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • 47% were born in foreign countries