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Find more Bland 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 226 more people named Bland 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 12,698 people named Bland in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Bland in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 12,924 people named Bland were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,226 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,582
  • 4,201 were children
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 382 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina
  • 2,416 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from England