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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 219 people named Traister in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 28% more people named Traister in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 281 people named Traister were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 45% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,836
  • 28% were children
  • For 139 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 79 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 5% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 13% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania