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Find more Furst 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 160 less people named Furst 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 1,638 people named Furst in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Furst in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,478 people named Furst were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 61%, or 250 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 1% reported their race as other than white
  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year
  • 26% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 402 were born in foreign countries
  • 611 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • Most fathers originated from Germany