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Find more Stephensen relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 139 less people named Stephensen in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 469 people named Stephensen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% less people named Stephensen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 330 people named Stephensen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • 15 reported their race as other than white
  • 5% reported their race as other than white
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian
  • 23% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 91 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from England