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Find more Mortinson 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 6 less people named Mortinson 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 248 people named Mortinson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Mortinson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 242 people named Mortinson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 33% were children
  • For 111 females, Edith was the most common name
  • 3% were disabled

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

  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota
  • 43% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • 28% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940