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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 202 people named Thunder in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Thunder in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 210 people named Thunder were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 49% reported their race as other than white
  • On average men worked 35 hours a week
  • 44%, or 23 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 109 females, Grace was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 120 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Minnesota Indian
  • 29 were born in foreign countries
  • 59% were first-generation Americans