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Find more Booth 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 1,860 less people named Booth 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 28,658 people named Booth in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Booth in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 26,798 people named Booth were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • 2,332 women had paying jobs
  • 8% reported their race as other than white
  • 1,014 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Virginia
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 4,381 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian