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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 13 people named Benant in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% more people named Benant in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 16 people named Benant were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5 were children
  • 31% were children
  • Most common occupation was presser
  • 3 women had paying jobs

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

  • They most commonly lived in Mississippi
  • Most immigrants originated from Italy
  • 15% were first-generation Americans
  • 4 were born in foreign countries