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Find more Berry 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 522 more people named Berry 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 71,312 people named Berry in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Berry in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 71,834 people named Berry were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 68,814 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 6,543 women had paying jobs
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 100

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 13,744 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • 7,866 were first-generation Americans