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Find more Barter 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 1,854 more people named Barter 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 1,967 people named Barter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 94% more people named Barter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,821 people named Barter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 94
  • 9% reported their race as other than white
  • 161 were disabled
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 353 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Czech
  • 620 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 179 were born in foreign countries