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

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In 1940, 492 people named Oesterle were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year
  • 63% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,808
  • The average annual income was $1,314
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 93

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 14% were born in foreign countries
  • 189 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania