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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 8 people named Kilpelainen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 25% less people named Kilpelainen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6 people named Kilpelainen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • The youngest was 14 and the oldest was 60
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • Although 33% were female, the most common name for males was Peter

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Finland
  • 3 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Maine
  • 38% were first-generation Americans