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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 263 people named Pastorius in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% more people named Pastorius in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 299 people named Pastorius were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 85
  • 63%, or 50 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 91 were children
  • The average annual income was $1,100

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

  • 62 were first-generation Americans
  • 20 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in West Virginia
  • 8% were born in foreign countries