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Find more Borah 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 67 less people named Borah 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 527 people named Borah in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% less people named Borah in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 460 people named Borah were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $992
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 48 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,284
  • 18 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 6% were born in foreign countries
  • 59 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 31 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was German