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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 41 people named Thoesen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Thoesen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 42 people named Thoesen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,369
  • Although 55% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 42%, or 5 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 9 were children

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

  • 10% were born in foreign countries
  • 46% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Indiana
  • 4 were born in foreign countries