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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 554 people named Belyea in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Belyea in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 520 people named Belyea were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was Arthur
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 152 were children
  • 72 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,605

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

  • 33% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts
  • 184 were first-generation Americans
  • 163 were born in foreign countries