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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 32 people named Bentman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 181% more people named Bentman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 90 people named Bentman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was housewife
  • 15 adults were unmarried
  • 32% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,829
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • 31% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from England