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Find more Boyken 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 12 less people named Boyken 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 305 people named Boyken in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Boyken in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 293 people named Boyken were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 41 adults were unmarried
  • For 147 females, Annie was the most common name
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 36% were children

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

  • Most mothers originated from Mississippi
  • 7 were born in foreign countries
  • 10% were first-generation Americans
  • 32 were first-generation Americans