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Find more Fransen 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 56 less people named Fransen 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 864 people named Fransen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Fransen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 808 people named Fransen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 47% were female, the most common name for males was Frank
  • 25% of adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $1,009
  • 236 were children

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

  • 404 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Denmark
  • 32% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota