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Find more Palston 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 404 more people named Palston 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 127 people named Palston in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 318% more people named Palston in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 531 people named Palston were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 507 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 20 were disabled
  • 66 adults were unmarried

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

  • 107 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Missouri
  • Most mothers originated from Missouri
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia