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Find more Dust 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 8 more people named Dust 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 564 people named Dust in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Dust in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 572 people named Dust were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 41 women had paying jobs
  • 42 reported their race as other than white
  • 7% reported their race as other than white
  • 193 were children

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

  • 13% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 183 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Indiana
  • 8% were born in foreign countries