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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 310 people named Thorstenson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Thorstenson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 337 people named Thorstenson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 69 adults were unmarried
  • 11 were disabled
  • 11% of women had paying jobs
  • The average annual income was $969

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

  • Most mothers originated from Minnesota
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 29% were born in foreign countries