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Find more Badger 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 600 less people named Badger 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 4,599 people named Badger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% less people named Badger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,999 people named Badger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 2,040 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 6% were disabled
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • 192 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Armenian
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • Most fathers originated from Indiana