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Find more Boot 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 64 more people named Boot 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 424 people named Boot in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Boot in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 488 people named Boot were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • 26% were children
  • The average annual income was $930

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • 38% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Russia
  • 21% were born in foreign countries