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Find more Blakeman 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 93 less people named Blakeman 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 1,639 people named Blakeman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Blakeman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,546 people named Blakeman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 70 were disabled
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 51%, or 196 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 45% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,948

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Armenian
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 72 were born in foreign countries
  • 4% were born in foreign countries