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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 201 people named Sornson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 41% more people named Sornson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 284 people named Sornson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 14% of women had paying jobs
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 272 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The average annual income was $868

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

  • 54 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • Most immigrants originated from Denmark
  • 21% were born in foreign countries