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

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In 1940, 94 people named Overbo were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 43% were female, the most common name for males was Bernard
  • 5% were disabled
  • 13 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,096
  • Most common occupation was carpenter

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

  • 39% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Norway
  • 16 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in North Dakota