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Find more Hosteller 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 768 more people named Hosteller 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 151 people named Hosteller in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 509% more people named Hosteller in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 919 people named Hosteller were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 120 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,252
  • 59 women had paying jobs
  • The average annual income was $965
  • 40%, or 85 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 2 was born in foreign country
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Swiss