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Find more Eastman 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 420 less people named Eastman 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 10,006 people named Eastman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Eastman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 9,586 people named Eastman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 95
  • 858 women had paying jobs
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 1,683 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1,753 were first-generation Americans
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from New York