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Find more Blight 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 46 less people named Blight 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 448 people named Blight in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Blight in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 402 people named Blight were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 22% were children
  • 48% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,125
  • 88 were children
  • 6 reported their race as other than white

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

  • They most commonly lived in California
  • Most mothers originated from England
  • 19% were born in foreign countries
  • 147 were first-generation Americans