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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 24 people named Nyholt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Nyholt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 23 people named Nyholt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 12 females, Jennie was the most common name
  • 3 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,500
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 50%, or 3 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 6 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Colorado
  • 25% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Holland