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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 27 people named Byum in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 174% more people named Byum in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 74 people named Byum were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 12 weeks of vacation a year
  • 14 adults were unmarried
  • 71 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Although 42% were female, the most common name for males was Melvin

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Washington D C
  • Most mothers originated from North Carolina
  • 16 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 7% were first-generation Americans