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Find more Bankhead 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 38 more people named Bankhead 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 1,532 people named Bankhead in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Bankhead in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,570 people named Bankhead were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4% were disabled
  • 207 adults were unmarried
  • 63%, or 227 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 53% reported their race as other than white

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

  • Most immigrants originated from United States
  • Most mothers originated from Alabama
  • 17 was born in foreign country
  • 66 were first-generation Americans