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Find more Norgard 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 97 more people named Norgard 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 503 people named Norgard in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Norgard in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 600 people named Norgard were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 579 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • Although 46% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • Most common occupation was laborer

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

  • 118 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 49% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • 26% were born in foreign countries