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Find more Silvestre 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 62 more people named Silvestre 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 180 people named Silvestre in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 34% more people named Silvestre in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 242 people named Silvestre were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 28 reported their race as other than white
  • 6 were disabled
  • 86 were children
  • 21 women had paying jobs

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

  • 85 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 4% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940