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Find more Boomer 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 9 less people named Boomer 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 1,158 people named Boomer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Boomer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,149 people named Boomer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 30% were children
  • 1,109 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 43% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,201
  • Most common occupation was farmer

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Michigan
  • 218 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 9% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina