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Find more Hendricksen 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 224 less people named Hendricksen 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 969 people named Hendricksen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% less people named Hendricksen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 745 people named Hendricksen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • 714 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 175 were children

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

  • 107 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Norway
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 339 were first-generation Americans