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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 1,035 people named Bodie in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% more people named Bodie in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,148 people named Bodie were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 9% reported their race as other than white
  • 361 were children
  • 31% were children
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was William

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

  • 190 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most mothers originated from South Carolina
  • 18% were first-generation Americans