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For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 17 more
named Alister in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.
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There were 27 people named Alister in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 63% more
in the United States. What was life like for them?
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In 1940, 44 people
named Alister were living in the United States. In a snapshot:
They typically took 20 weeks of vacation a year
Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was James
The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 84
30% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,000
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As Alister families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:
9% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940