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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 248 people named Okerlund in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Okerlund in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 230 people named Okerlund were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was carpenter
  • 31% of adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $909
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • They most commonly lived in Washington
  • Most fathers originated from Minnesota
  • 21% were born in foreign countries
  • 48% were first-generation Americans