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Find more Nesbit 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 1,151 less people named Nesbit 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 4,529 people named Nesbit in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 25% less people named Nesbit in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,378 people named Nesbit were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 921 were children
  • 25% reported their race as other than white
  • 55%, or 502 people, lived in homes they rented
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 603 were first-generation Americans
  • 6% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Scotland