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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 418 people named Vanderlaan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% less people named Vanderlaan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 357 people named Vanderlaan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 65% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,145
  • 69 adults were unmarried
  • 29 women had paying jobs
  • The average annual income was $1,005

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 22% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Holland
  • 219 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Netherlands