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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 9 people named Chickester in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 278% more people named Chickester in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 34 people named Chickester were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,867
  • 15% of adults were unmarried
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was 2 and the oldest was 75

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 1 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Jamaica
  • 3% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 33% were first-generation Americans