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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 Bjorgen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Bjorgen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 57 people named Bjorgen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was electric welder
  • 32% were children
  • On average men worked 46 hours a week
  • 7 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,021

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

  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota
  • Most fathers originated from Norway
  • Most immigrants originated from Norway
  • 12 were born in foreign countries