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Find more Beaman 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 Beaman 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 3,165 people named Beaman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Beaman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,290 people named Beaman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 353 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,250
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • For 1,615 females, Betty was the most common name

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

  • 95 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Indiana
  • Most fathers originated from Indiana
  • 10% were first-generation Americans