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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 612 people named Benavidez in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 39% more people named Benavidez in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 849 people named Benavidez were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 395 were children
  • 50%, or 76 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 136 adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $405

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

  • They most commonly lived in Colorado
  • 78 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from New Mexico
  • 13% were born in foreign countries