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Find more Bost 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 155 more people named Bost 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 2,753 people named Bost in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Bost in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,908 people named Bost were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 296 women had paying jobs
  • 105 were disabled
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 20% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • 570 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Ohio