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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 40 people named Bodson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 432% more people named Bodson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 213 people named Bodson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 12 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • For 106 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 31% were children

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Belgium
  • They most commonly lived in Virginia
  • 11 were born in foreign countries
  • 35% were first-generation Americans