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Find more Birkett 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 145 less people named Birkett 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 677 people named Birkett in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 21% less people named Birkett in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 532 people named Birkett were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 84 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,887
  • 45 women had paying jobs
  • 2% reported their race as other than white
  • 42%, or 63 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 115 were born in foreign countries
  • 203 were first-generation Americans
  • 17% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from England