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Find more Bystrom 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 18 less people named Bystrom 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 492 people named Bystrom in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Bystrom in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 474 people named Bystrom were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4% were disabled
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 43 women had paying jobs
  • 110 adults were unmarried

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 195 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Sweden