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Find more Barch 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 517 more people named Barch 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 454 people named Barch in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 114% more people named Barch in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 971 people named Barch were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 289 were children
  • 6% were disabled
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 59%, or 138 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • 96 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania