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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 136 people named Hesselink in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Hesselink in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 139 people named Hesselink were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 139 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 4 were disabled
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • The youngest was 2 and the oldest was 86

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

  • 8% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Netherlands
  • They most commonly lived in Iowa
  • 66 were first-generation Americans