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Find more Destefano 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 279 more people named Destefano 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 1,465 people named Destefano in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Destefano in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,744 people named Destefano were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4% were disabled
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Anthony
  • For 858 females, Josephine was the most common name
  • 1,715 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • 61% were first-generation Americans
  • 148 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Italy