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Find more Chistensen 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 262 more people named Chistensen 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 95 people named Chistensen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 276% more people named Chistensen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 357 people named Chistensen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 23% were children
  • 46% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,012
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 91
  • 5% were disabled

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

  • Most mothers originated from Denmark
  • 25% were born in foreign countries
  • 44 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Danish