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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 934 people named Boddie in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 27% more people named Boddie in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,185 people named Boddie were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 772 reported their race as other than white
  • 52 were disabled
  • 174 adults were unmarried
  • 6% were disabled

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

  • 37 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Alabama
  • Most mothers originated from Alabama
  • Most immigrants originated from British West Indies