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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 138 people named Verhelst in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Verhelst in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 130 people named Verhelst were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6 were disabled
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 20% of adults were unmarried
  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Belarusian
  • Most immigrants originated from Belgium
  • Most fathers originated from Belgium
  • 12 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940