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Find more Bernice 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 490 more people named Bernice 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 160 people named Bernice in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 306% more people named Bernice in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 650 people named Bernice were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 360 females, Bernice was the most common name
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • The average annual income was $782

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 34% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Canada French
  • They most commonly lived in New Hampshire
  • 22% were born in foreign countries