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Find more Birgen relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 8 less people named Birgen in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 48 people named Birgen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% less people named Birgen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 40 people named Birgen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 20 females, Lydia was the most common name
  • 10 adults were unmarried
  • 33% of adults were unmarried
  • 33% owned their homes, valued on average at $5,167

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

  • 35% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from South Dakota
  • Most fathers originated from South Dakota
  • 10% were born in foreign countries