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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 36 people named Battens in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% less people named Battens in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 29 people named Battens were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1 reported their race as other than white
  • For 13 females, Mary was the most common name
  • They typically took 5 weeks of vacation a year
  • 29 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 3% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden
  • 1 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940