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Find more Alquist relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 49 less people named Alquist in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 359 people named Alquist in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% less people named Alquist in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 310 people named Alquist were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • The average annual income was $1,161
  • 14 were disabled
  • Most common occupation was bookkeeper

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

  • Most fathers originated from Sweden
  • 26% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • They most commonly lived in California