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Find more Bert 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 869 more people named Bert 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 1,802 people named Bert in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 48% more people named Bert in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,671 people named Bert were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 389 reported their race as other than white
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 6% were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 287 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Italy
  • 492 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian