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Find more Bevans 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 71 less people named Bevans 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 1,169 people named Bevans in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Bevans in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,098 people named Bevans were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 19% of women had paying jobs
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 1,030 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 44 were disabled

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

  • 174 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • Most fathers originated from Maryland
  • 14% were first-generation Americans