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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 242 people named Nesbet in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 55% more people named Nesbet in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 374 people named Nesbet were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 180 females, Evelyn was the most common name
  • 54 adults were unmarried
  • 18% of women had paying jobs
  • 26 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,842

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

  • 26 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 67 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940