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Find more Kelser 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 30 more people named Kelser 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 208 people named Kelser in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% more people named Kelser in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 238 people named Kelser were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 49%, or 28 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 129 females, Helen was the most common name
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 86
  • 27 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,201

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

  • 3 was born in foreign country
  • 15% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Maryland
  • 1% were born in foreign countries