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Where is the Milstead family from?
You can see how Milstead families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Milstead family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Milstead families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 8 Milstead families living in Tennessee. This was about 26% of all the recorded Milstead's in the USA. Tennessee had the highest population of Milstead families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Milstead surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Milstead. 22% of Milstead men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Milstead women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Milstead were Proprietor and Housekeeper.