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Find more Beckett 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 403 less people named Beckett 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 5,686 people named Beckett in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Beckett in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,283 people named Beckett were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 471 women had paying jobs
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Ohio
  • Most mothers originated from Ohio
  • 894 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940