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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 126 people named Quammen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% less people named Quammen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 111 people named Quammen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 60 females, Selma was the most common name
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • Although 54% were female, the most common name for males was Selmer
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • 11 were born in foreign countries
  • 21 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 39% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Norway