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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 503 people named Mister in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 35% more people named Mister in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 677 people named Mister were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 234 were children
  • 19% of women had paying jobs
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 90
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was George

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

  • They most commonly lived in Virginia
  • 133 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 28 were first-generation Americans
  • 6% were first-generation Americans