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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 158 people named Jacksen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 123% more people named Jacksen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 352 people named Jacksen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 35% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,493
  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • 126 were children
  • 29% reported their race as other than white

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

  • 6% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Arkansas
  • 11 were first-generation Americans