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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 25 people named Abelsen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% less people named Abelsen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 21 people named Abelsen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 29% were children
  • 3 adults were unmarried
  • 6 were children
  • The average annual income was $1,543

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

  • Most fathers originated from Norway
  • They most commonly lived in Rhode Island
  • 36% were born in foreign countries
  • 9 were born in foreign countries