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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 19 people named Hoffstad in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Hoffstad in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 19 people named Hoffstad were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 12 females, Helen was the most common name
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • Although 63% were female, the most common name for males was Jason
  • On average men worked 62 hours a week

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

  • 1 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in North Dakota
  • 42% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Norway