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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 115 people named Ballentyne in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Ballentyne in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 132 people named Ballentyne were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 59% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,910
  • For 79 females, Patricia was the most common name
  • Although 60% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • 29% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 19% were born in foreign countries
  • 30% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania