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Find more Bougeois 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 44 more people named Bougeois 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 48 people named Bougeois in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 92% more people named Bougeois in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 92 people named Bougeois were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3 were disabled
  • 87 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 9 women had paying jobs
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week

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

  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada French
  • 27% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Louisiana