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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 507 people named Behl in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% more people named Behl in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 548 people named Behl were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • On average men worked 46 hours a week
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • 158 were children

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

  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 37% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois