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Find more Backler 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 114 more people named Backler 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 20 people named Backler in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 570% more people named Backler in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 134 people named Backler were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 68%, or 23 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 126 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 21% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 21 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 6 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940