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Find more Boards 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 71 more people named Boards 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 84 people named Boards in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 85% more people named Boards in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 155 people named Boards were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 75 females, Dorothy was the most common name
  • 25% of adults were unmarried
  • 115 reported their race as other than white
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 77

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

  • 2 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from
  • 1% were first-generation Americans
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940