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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 27 people named Hjertstedt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% less people named Hjertstedt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 21 people named Hjertstedt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 33% of women had paying jobs
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 100% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 1 was disabled

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

  • 37% were first-generation Americans
  • 10 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden
  • They most commonly lived in Washington