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Find more Battle 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 319 more people named Battle 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 9,173 people named Battle in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Battle in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 9,492 people named Battle were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 96
  • 76% reported their race as other than white
  • 398 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Alabama
  • 414 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina