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

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In 1940, 78 people named Mestler were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 99% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 27% were children
  • 3 were disabled
  • For 35 females, Minnie was the most common name

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

  • 23% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 31% were first-generation Americans