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Find more Harston 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 76 more people named Harston 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 611 people named Harston in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Harston in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 687 people named Harston were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 7% were disabled
  • 110 adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was maid
  • 200 were children

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

  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • Most mothers originated from Virginia
  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • 17 were born in foreign countries