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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 12 people named Burstell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 42% more people named Burstell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 17 people named Burstell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 100% rented out rooms to boarders
  • Although 41% were female, the most common name for males was Bertram
  • The average annual income was $1,170
  • The youngest was 8 and the oldest was 52

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

  • 47% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 5 were first-generation Americans
  • 42% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan