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Find more Bennie 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 199 more people named Bennie 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 611 people named Bennie in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 33% more people named Bennie in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 810 people named Bennie were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 22% of women had paying jobs
  • 144 adults were unmarried
  • For 415 females, Mary was the most common name
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 118 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Canada English
  • 128 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Scotland