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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 196 people named Nesseth in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Nesseth in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 176 people named Nesseth were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 16 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,059
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 83
  • 38 were children
  • 12% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 15 were born in foreign countries
  • 105 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in North Dakota
  • 34 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940