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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 9,298 people named Winston in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Winston in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 9,363 people named Winston were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5,532 reported their race as other than white
  • 1,181 women had paying jobs
  • 6% were disabled
  • The typical household was 2 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • 641 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Virginia