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Find more Barson 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 799 more people named Barson 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 510 people named Barson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 157% more people named Barson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,309 people named Barson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 119 reported their race as other than white
  • 55 were disabled
  • 29% were children

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

  • 253 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 174 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • Most mothers originated from Arkansas