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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 331 people named Bilyen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 120% more people named Bilyen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 727 people named Bilyen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 20% of adults were unmarried
  • 6% were disabled
  • 45% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,299

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

  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • Most fathers originated from Missouri
  • Most immigrants originated from United States
  • 2% were born in foreign countries