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Find more Barrette 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 231 more people named Barrette 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 1,106 people named Barrette in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 21% more people named Barrette in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,337 people named Barrette were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 41% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,869
  • 6% were disabled

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina
  • 13% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish