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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 121 people named Chrestman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 188% more people named Chrestman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 348 people named Chrestman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 10 reported their race as other than white
  • 46% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,611
  • 3% were disabled
  • 17% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 21 were first-generation Americans
  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most mothers originated from Ohio