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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 Vangorden in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% more people named Vangorden in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 145 people named Vangorden were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 143 rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year
  • 14 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,779

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As Vangorden 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 New York
  • 13 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from New York