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Find more Bedard 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 126 more people named Bedard 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 2,501 people named Bedard in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Bedard in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,627 people named Bedard were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 1,288 females, Rose was the most common name
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 215 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,160
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 48% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 713 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Canada French