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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 1,510 people named Bumpus in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Bumpus in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,499 people named Bumpus were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 12% reported their race as other than white
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 209 adults were unmarried

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

  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky
  • 116 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky