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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 14 people named Neilsson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 57% less people named Neilsson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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

  • 2 adults were unmarried
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 67% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 2 were children

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden
  • 1 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 21% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New York