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

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In 1940, 848 people named Kesner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The average annual income was $976
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 59%, or 116 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 141 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 8% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 63 were born in foreign countries