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Find more Osterson 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 19 less people named Osterson 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 25 people named Osterson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 76% less people named Osterson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6 people named Osterson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 14 hours a week
  • The average annual income was $450
  • 1 adult was unmarried
  • 2 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,725

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 50% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 32% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 8 were born in foreign countries