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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 185 people named Bostie in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 627% more people named Bostie in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,345 people named Bostie were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 18% of women had paying jobs
  • 55 were disabled
  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • 474 were children

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

  • 312 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from South Carolina
  • Most mothers originated from South Carolina
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania