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Find more Leaster 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 127 more people named Leaster 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 59 people named Leaster in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 215% more people named Leaster in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 186 people named Leaster were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 12% of women had paying jobs
  • 44% were children
  • For 89 females, Mary was the most common name
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Charles

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Tennessee
  • 5% were first-generation Americans
  • 27 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940