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Find more Beth 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 217 more people named Beth 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 540 people named Beth in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 40% more people named Beth in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 757 people named Beth were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 394 females, Anna was the most common name
  • 76 women had paying jobs
  • 726 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was John

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

  • 29% were first-generation Americans
  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 90 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 11% were born in foreign countries