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Find more Star 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 56 less people named Star 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 1,623 people named Star in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Star in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,567 people named Star were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 55%, or 188 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 153 women had paying jobs
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • The average annual income was $843

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 236 were born in foreign countries
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from South Dakota
  • 15% were born in foreign countries