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Find more Blues 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 23 less people named Blues 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 55 people named Blues in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 42% less people named Blues in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 32 people named Blues were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 30 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 1 was disabled
  • 6 women had paying jobs
  • 2 owned their homes, valued on average at $400

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 25% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 8 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 10 were first-generation Americans
  • 9 were born in foreign countries