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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 80 people named Benstein in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 260% more people named Benstein in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 288 people named Benstein were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 146 females, Helen was the most common name
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Harry
  • 59 were children
  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 36% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 8% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940