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Find more Balchus 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 27 less people named Balchus 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 44 people named Balchus in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 61% less people named Balchus in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 17 people named Balchus were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 47% were female, the most common name for males was Peter
  • 25%, or 1 person, lived in homes they rented
  • 25% of women had paying jobs
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 52% were first-generation Americans
  • 45% were born in foreign countries
  • 23 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Lithuania