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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 34 people named Corlson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3691% more people named Corlson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,289 people named Corlson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Charles
  • 20% of women had paying jobs
  • 26% of adults were unmarried
  • 255 adults were unmarried

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

  • 44% were first-generation Americans
  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois