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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 82 people named Vanderson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 299% more people named Vanderson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 327 people named Vanderson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was manager
  • 16% reported their race as other than white
  • 11 were disabled
  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 11 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian
  • 74 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940