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Find more Bars 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 512 more people named Bars 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 362 people named Bars in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 141% more people named Bars in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 874 people named Bars were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 830 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The average annual income was $849
  • 37 were disabled
  • Most common occupation was laborer

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 140 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 11% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from North Carolina
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina