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Find more Ostyn 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 19 more people named Ostyn 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 19 people named Ostyn in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 100% more people named Ostyn in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 38 people named Ostyn were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1 woman had paying job
  • For 17 females, Marie was the most common name
  • 60% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,300
  • Although 45% were female, the most common name for males was John

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

  • 8% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 53% were first-generation Americans
  • 37% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Belgium