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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 104 people named Hosteter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Hosteter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 94 people named Hosteter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% were disabled
  • 92 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 33 were children
  • 7% of women had paying jobs

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Dutch
  • They most commonly lived in Indiana
  • 23 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 2% were first-generation Americans