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Find more Basler 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 17 more people named Basler 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 1,296 people named Basler in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Basler in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,313 people named Basler were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 407 were children
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 91
  • 44%, or 146 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 31% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 347 were first-generation Americans
  • 102 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Germany