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Find more Bilton 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 174 more people named Bilton 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 288 people named Bilton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 60% more people named Bilton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 462 people named Bilton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 56%, or 60 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 443 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 20% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 39 were born in foreign countries
  • 106 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • Most fathers originated from South Carolina