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Find more Michaelson 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 73 less people named Michaelson 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 2,459 people named Michaelson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Michaelson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,386 people named Michaelson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 81 were disabled
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 5% were disabled
  • For 1,147 females, Helen was the most common name

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Finnish
  • 360 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 47% were first-generation Americans
  • 637 were born in foreign countries