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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 78 people named Magnason in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 68% more people named Magnason in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 131 people named Magnason were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 2 and the oldest was 80
  • 30% of adults were unmarried
  • 4 were disabled
  • The average annual income was $1,083

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

  • 21 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Sweden
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • 40% were born in foreign countries