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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 16 people named Okerlin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 50% less people named Okerlin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8 people named Okerlin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3 were children
  • 60% of adults were unmarried
  • 7 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The average annual income was $1,280

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

  • They most commonly lived in California
  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden
  • 6 were first-generation Americans
  • 6% were born in foreign countries