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Find more Nerland 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 61 more people named Nerland 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 96 people named Nerland in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 64% more people named Nerland in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 157 people named Nerland were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 24% were children
  • 27% of adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 46 hours a week
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 86

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Norway
  • Most fathers originated from Norway
  • Most immigrants originated from Norway
  • 48% were first-generation Americans