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Find more Batman 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 45 more people named Batman 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 779 people named Batman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Batman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 824 people named Batman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 795 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The average annual income was $1,000
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 243 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Kansas
  • The most common mother tongue was Pennsylvania German