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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 72 people named Hedegard in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% more people named Hedegard in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 78 people named Hedegard were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 19% of adults were unmarried
  • 43%, or 9 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Most common occupation was bricklayer
  • 74 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most fathers originated from Denmark
  • 23 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Indiana
  • 17 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940