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Find more Begin 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 168 more people named Begin 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 878 people named Begin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Begin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,046 people named Begin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 30 were disabled
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • 184 adults were unmarried
  • 58%, or 125 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • 43% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Massachusetts
  • 283 were born in foreign countries