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Find more Bills 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 521 less people named Bills 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 4,895 people named Bills in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% less people named Bills in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,374 people named Bills were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 11% reported their race as other than white
  • The average annual income was $858
  • 17% of women had paying jobs

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 602 were first-generation Americans
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • 960 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940