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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 1,058 people named Mosteller in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Mosteller in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,023 people named Mosteller were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 145 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,737
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 42%, or 107 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 512 females, Helen was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 9 was born in foreign country
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania