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Find more Bitner 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 161 less people named Bitner 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 1,928 people named Bitner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Bitner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,767 people named Bitner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4 reported their race as other than white
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 128 women had paying jobs
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 91

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 204 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois