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Find more Estis 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 60 more people named Estis 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 530 people named Estis in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% more people named Estis in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 590 people named Estis were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 12% of women had paying jobs
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was James
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 83
  • 569 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 127 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • 32 were first-generation Americans
  • 3% were born in foreign countries