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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 95 people named Blest in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 35% more people named Blest in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 128 people named Blest were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 24 adults were unmarried
  • 16 owned their homes, valued on average at $6,622

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

  • 15 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 11 were born in foreign countries