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Find more Lindgren 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 263 less people named Lindgren 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 4,665 people named Lindgren in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Lindgren in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,402 people named Lindgren were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • For 2,162 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 612 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,010
  • 1,086 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden
  • 47% were first-generation Americans
  • 1,429 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois