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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 168 people named Desaulniers in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 43% more people named Desaulniers in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 241 people named Desaulniers were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 87 were children
  • 27 women had paying jobs
  • 25 owned their homes, valued on average at $5,089
  • 241 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most mothers originated from Massachusetts
  • 78 were first-generation Americans
  • 43 were born in foreign countries
  • 21 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940