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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 125 people named Grene in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 436% more people named Grene in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 670 people named Grene were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 31 were disabled
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 84
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian
  • 30 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany