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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 613 people named Benjaman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% less people named Benjaman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 534 people named Benjaman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 7% were disabled
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 31% were children

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Persia
  • The most common mother tongue was Dutch
  • Most fathers originated from Virginia
  • Most mothers originated from Virginia