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Find more Bonnet 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 10 more people named Bonnet 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 910 people named Bonnet in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Bonnet in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 920 people named Bonnet were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 99
  • 41% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,871
  • 23 were disabled

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

  • 152 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 27% were first-generation Americans
  • 13% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was German