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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 959 people named Nygard in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Nygard in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,020 people named Nygard were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 27% were children
  • The average annual income was $931
  • 26% of adults were unmarried
  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most mothers originated from Norway
  • 33% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Norway
  • 163 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940