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Find more Baldwin 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 1,835 less people named Baldwin 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 42,525 people named Baldwin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Baldwin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 40,690 people named Baldwin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4,646 reported their race as other than white
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • For 20,573 females, Margaret was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 12% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from New York