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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 144 people named Wistrom in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Wistrom in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 149 people named Wistrom were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 78 females, Anna was the most common name
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 13% of women had paying jobs
  • 99% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 47% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Sweden
  • 21% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota