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Find more Chedester 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 90 more people named Chedester 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 187 people named Chedester in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 48% more people named Chedester in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 277 people named Chedester were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 268 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 35% were children
  • 97 were children

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

  • 52 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from West Virginia
  • Most mothers originated from West Virginia
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania