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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 85 people named Velder in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 81% more people named Velder in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 154 people named Velder were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 7 were disabled
  • 26 adults were unmarried
  • 53 were children
  • 150 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • Most mothers originated from Nebraska
  • They most commonly lived in Nebraska
  • Most immigrants originated from Mexico