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Find more Beston 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 312 more people named Beston 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 343 people named Beston in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 91% more people named Beston in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 655 people named Beston were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 29% of adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 92
  • 136 adults were unmarried

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

  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish
  • 108 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Texas