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Find more Halsted 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 49 less people named Halsted 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 880 people named Halsted in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Halsted in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 831 people named Halsted were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 9 reported their race as other than white
  • 197 were children
  • 50% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,820

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 135 were first-generation Americans
  • 5% were born in foreign countries
  • 42 were born in foreign countries