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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 70 people named Simensen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 37% more people named Simensen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 96 people named Simensen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 29% of adults were unmarried
  • 50% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,231
  • 5% were disabled
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian
  • 34% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Norway
  • 29 were first-generation Americans