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For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 53 more
named Thedens in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.
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There were 88 people named Thedens in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 60% more
in the United States. What was life like for them?
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In 1940, 141 people
named Thedens were living in the United States. In a snapshot:
34 adults were unmarried
51% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,663
The average annual income was $998
They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year
Learn where they came from and where they went.
As Thedens families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:
Most mothers originated from Illinois
19% were born in foreign countries
Most immigrants originated from Germany
14 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940