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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 4,616 people named Beardsley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% less people named Beardsley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,058 people named Beardsley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 368 women had paying jobs
  • 201 were disabled
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 677 were first-generation Americans