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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 44 people named Karsjens in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% less people named Karsjens in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 38 people named Karsjens were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% of women had paying jobs
  • Most common occupation was housework
  • The average annual income was $468
  • 2 were disabled

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

  • 5% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 18% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was German