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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 2,539 people named Blanchette in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Blanchette in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,981 people named Blanchette were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,872 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 101 were disabled
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Albert
  • Most common occupation was farmer

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 44% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts