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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 9 people named Hersted in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 78% more people named Hersted in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 16 people named Hersted were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 6 females, Anna was the most common name
  • 25% of adults were unmarried
  • 2 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,200
  • The average annual income was $1,610

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

  • 1 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Danish
  • 11% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio