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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 381 people named Overson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 58% more people named Overson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 602 people named Overson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17 were disabled
  • 3% reported their race as other than white
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • 124 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Minnesota
  • Most mothers originated from Minnesota