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Find more Stave 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 130 more people named Stave 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 338 people named Stave in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 38% more people named Stave in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 468 people named Stave were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 445 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The average annual income was $1,031
  • 32% were children
  • 6% reported their race as other than white

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Norway
  • 26% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Norway
  • 153 were first-generation Americans