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Find more Boshears 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 24 less people named Boshears 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 302 people named Boshears in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Boshears in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 278 people named Boshears were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $549
  • 36% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,120
  • 8 were disabled
  • 1% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 4% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Tennessee