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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 942 people named Balling in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 45% more people named Balling in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,370 people named Balling were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17% reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 5% were disabled
  • 43% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,782

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

  • 183 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Virginia
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • 7% were born in foreign countries