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Find more Bean 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 195 less people named Bean 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 20,732 people named Bean in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Bean in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 20,537 people named Bean were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • 17% of women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • 11% were first-generation Americans
  • 3,980 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940