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

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In 1940, 10 people named Despelteau were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was card room
  • The average annual income was $888
  • 50% of women had paying jobs
  • 10 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • They most commonly lived in Connecticut
  • 18% were born in foreign countries
  • 82% were first-generation Americans
  • 9 were first-generation Americans