You've got family at Ancestry.

Find more Jorgens relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 27 more people named Jorgens in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

Start a tree and connect with your family.

Gender

Create, build, and explore your family tree.

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 185 people named Jorgens in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Jorgens in the United States. What was life like for them?

Picture the past for your ancestors.

In 1940, 212 people named Jorgens were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 28 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,448
  • 63 were children
  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was farming

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 28 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Washington
  • Most fathers originated from Denmark
  • Most mothers originated from Denmark