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Find more Bohannon 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 528 more people named Bohannon 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 2,764 people named Bohannon in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Bohannon in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,292 people named Bohannon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3,206 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 15% of women had paying jobs
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Kentucky
  • 638 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940