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Find more Board 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 279 more people named Board 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 2,525 people named Board in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% more people named Board in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,804 people named Board were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,664 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • 464 reported their race as other than white
  • 30% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 408 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Kentucky
  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky