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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 20 people named Berguist in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 715% more people named Berguist in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 163 people named Berguist were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 65% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,068
  • For 87 females, Alice was the most common name
  • Although 53% were female, the most common name for males was Carl
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 86

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

  • 25% were born in foreign countries
  • 45% were first-generation Americans
  • 9 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Sweden