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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 72 people named Benta in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 83% more people named Benta in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 132 people named Benta were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 34 adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 33% of adults were unmarried
  • Although 42% were female, the most common name for males was George

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish
  • 24 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 35% were first-generation Americans
  • 16 were born in foreign countries