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Find more Barkley 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 183 less people named Barkley 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 6,401 people named Barkley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Barkley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,218 people named Barkley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 259 were disabled
  • 933 reported their race as other than white
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 15% reported their race as other than white

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

  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1,253 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 746 were first-generation Americans