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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 1,263 people named Bailes in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% more people named Bailes in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,369 people named Bailes were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 491 were children
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 184 adults were unmarried
  • 4% reported their race as other than white

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

  • They most commonly lived in West Virginia
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • Most mothers originated from West Virginia
  • 110 were first-generation Americans