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Find more Basket 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 281 less people named Basket 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 555 people named Basket in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 51% less people named Basket in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 274 people named Basket were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 118 reported their race as other than white
  • 30% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,517
  • For 144 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 261 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 11% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • 31 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940