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Find more Buchman 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 648 more people named Buchman 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 1,909 people named Buchman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 34% more people named Buchman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,557 people named Buchman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2% reported their race as other than white
  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • 51%, or 329 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 18% of women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 484 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 350 were born in foreign countries
  • 422 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940