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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 2,742 people named Boatright in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Boatright in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,002 people named Boatright were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 334 reported their race as other than white
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 14% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 25% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 749 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Arkansas
  • The most common mother tongue was Armenian