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Find more Bahan 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 Bahan 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 371 people named Bahan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Bahan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 433 people named Bahan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% were disabled
  • On average men worked 45 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 418 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • They most commonly lived in Louisiana
  • 113 were first-generation Americans