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Find more Boone 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 527 more people named Boone 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 22,148 people named Boone in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Boone in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 22,675 people named Boone were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3,189 adults were unmarried
  • 7,842 were children
  • 18% of women had paying jobs
  • 22% of adults were unmarried

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

  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • They most commonly lived in Virginia
  • 4,236 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky