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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 5,869 people named Samuelson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Samuelson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,502 people named Samuelson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 34 reported their race as other than white
  • The average annual income was $1,125
  • 47%, or 715 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 52% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,082

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 2,697 were first-generation Americans
  • 27% were born in foreign countries
  • 1,579 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Sweden