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Find more Holst 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 282 less people named Holst 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 2,601 people named Holst in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% less people named Holst in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,319 people named Holst were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 91
  • 49%, or 321 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Most common occupation was clerk
  • 6% were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 1,083 were first-generation Americans
  • 610 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • The most common mother tongue was Danish