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Find more Colster 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 58 more people named Colster 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 32 people named Colster in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 181% more people named Colster in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 90 people named Colster were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 31% were children
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 12 women had paying jobs
  • They typically took 4 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Indiana
  • 6% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 16 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany