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Find more Markussen 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 22 less people named Markussen 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 149 people named Markussen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% less people named Markussen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 127 people named Markussen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 19 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,842
  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year
  • For 67 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 51%, or 20 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 62 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Norway
  • 47% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Denmark