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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 8 people named Bongfeldt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 112% more people named Bongfeldt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 17 people named Bongfeldt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 9 females, Augusta was the most common name
  • Most common occupation was minister
  • 25%, or 1 person, lived in homes they rented
  • 6 were children

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

  • 50% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota
  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden