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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 303 people named Pfost in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Pfost in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 312 people named Pfost were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 84
  • 101 were children
  • 42%, or 32 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 308 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 52 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Idaho
  • 10 were born in foreign countries
  • 51 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940