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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 1,236 people named Mikkelson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Mikkelson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,281 people named Mikkelson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 46%, or 148 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 610 females, Mary was the most common name
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Richard
  • 1,241 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 244 were born in foreign countries
  • 47% were first-generation Americans
  • 249 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Norway