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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 7 people named Jelte in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 57% more people named Jelte in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 11 people named Jelte were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1 adult was unmarried
  • For 7 females, Vesta was the most common name
  • 55% were children
  • 20% of adults were unmarried

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

  • They most commonly lived in California
  • 1 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden
  • 86% were first-generation Americans