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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 253 people named Buttles in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 39% more people named Buttles in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 352 people named Buttles were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 339 rented out rooms to boarders
  • For 180 females, Marion was the most common name
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week

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

  • 15% were first-generation Americans
  • 67 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Wisconsin