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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 123 people named Telander in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 29% more people named Telander in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 159 people named Telander were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 18% of women had paying jobs
  • 34% of adults were unmarried
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Sweden
  • 54% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Native Language