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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 92 people named Demster in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 43% more people named Demster in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 132 people named Demster were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 90% rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 2% reported their race as other than white
  • 59% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,038

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

  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 23 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 17% were first-generation Americans
  • 7% were born in foreign countries