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Find more Knutsen 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 277 less people named Knutsen in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 1,338 people named Knutsen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 21% less people named Knutsen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,061 people named Knutsen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 212 adults were unmarried
  • 279 were children
  • Most common occupation was carpenter
  • 1% reported their race as other than white

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

  • Most mothers originated from Norway
  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota
  • 543 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Norway