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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 8 people named Hostas in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Hostas in the United States. What was life like for them?

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

  • 50%, or 1 person, lived in homes they rented
  • 1 adult was unmarried
  • 44% were children
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 51

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 4 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Czechoslovakia
  • The most common mother tongue was Czech
  • They most commonly lived in Texas