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Find more Bosta 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 74 more people named Bosta 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 68 people named Bosta in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 109% more people named Bosta in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 142 people named Bosta were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 44% were female, the most common name for males was Frank
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • For 63 females, Agnes was the most common name
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 56% were first-generation Americans
  • 15 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 38 were first-generation Americans
  • 32% were born in foreign countries