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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 24 people named Thorfinnson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 38% more people named Thorfinnson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 33 people named Thorfinnson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 50% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,150
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • Most common occupation was farm laborer
  • On average men worked 57 hours a week

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

  • 33% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Iceland
  • They most commonly lived in New Hampshire
  • 9% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940