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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 142 people named Boo in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% more people named Boo in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 161 people named Boo were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 46 were children
  • The average annual income was $970
  • 156 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 7% reported their race as other than white

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

  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota
  • 22% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden
  • 60 were first-generation Americans