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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 12 people named Jerns in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Jerns in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 14 people named Jerns were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 21% reported their race as other than white
  • 50% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,050
  • 3 women had paying jobs
  • The typical household was 5 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 42% were first-generation Americans
  • 17% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 2 were born in foreign countries