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Find more Boody 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 71 more people named Boody 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 474 people named Boody in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Boody in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 545 people named Boody were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,038
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 49% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,658
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week

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

  • 6% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • The most common mother tongue was Russian