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Find more Barrison 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 139 more people named Barrison 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 47 people named Barrison in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 296% more people named Barrison in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 186 people named Barrison were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • 177 rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 22% of women had paying jobs

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 24% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 44 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 16 were first-generation Americans