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Find more Bennett 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 3,307 more people named Bennett 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 114,580 people named Bennett in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Bennett in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 117,887 people named Bennett were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% were disabled
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • Most fathers originated from Georgia
  • 5% were born in foreign countries