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Find more Blies 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 129 more people named Blies 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 7 people named Blies in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1843% more people named Blies in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 136 people named Blies were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 44% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,327
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 78
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Austria
  • 43% were born in foreign countries
  • 57% were first-generation Americans
  • 4 were first-generation Americans