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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 71 people named Tallefson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 263% more people named Tallefson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 258 people named Tallefson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 54% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,334
  • On average men worked 49 hours a week
  • 64 adults were unmarried

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

  • Most fathers originated from Minnesota
  • 10% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Norway
  • Most mothers originated from Minnesota