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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 93 people named Hodgeson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 90% more people named Hodgeson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 177 people named Hodgeson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 23 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,290
  • 20% of adults were unmarried
  • For 92 females, Lois was the most common name
  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 15 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Indiana
  • 20% were first-generation Americans
  • 26% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940