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Find more Hakanson 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 75 more people named Hakanson 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 426 people named Hakanson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% more people named Hakanson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 501 people named Hakanson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 479 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 22 were disabled
  • 2% reported their race as other than white
  • Most common occupation was carpenter

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • 185 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts