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Find more Bonter 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 68 more people named Bonter 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 133 people named Bonter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 51% more people named Bonter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 201 people named Bonter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 93 females, Grace was the most common name
  • 13 women had paying jobs
  • 25% were children
  • 5% were disabled

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

  • 16% were first-generation Americans
  • 24% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Michigan
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish