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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 7,774 people named Bledsoe in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Bledsoe in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 7,676 people named Bledsoe were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 664 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,085
  • 588 women had paying jobs
  • 21% of adults were unmarried

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

  • Most immigrants originated from United States
  • 4% were first-generation Americans
  • 1,647 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Texas