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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 66 people named Forrestall in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 97% more people named Forrestall in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 130 people named Forrestall were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 124 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 13 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,731
  • For 70 females, Helen was the most common name
  • On average men worked 39 hours a week

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

  • 13 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 32 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • Most fathers originated from Canada English