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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 258 people named Babe in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Babe in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 306 people named Babe were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 43 adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • For 155 females, Ruth was the most common name
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was George

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

  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 25% were first-generation Americans
  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940