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Find more Banfield 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 125 more people named Banfield 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 1,279 people named Banfield in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% more people named Banfield in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,404 people named Banfield were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 117 women had paying jobs
  • 207 adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $1,055
  • 112 reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from England
  • 13% were born in foreign countries
  • 252 were first-generation Americans