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Find more Buchaman 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 1,089 more people named Buchaman 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 224 people named Buchaman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 486% more people named Buchaman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,313 people named Buchaman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 654 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 453 were children
  • 55%, or 175 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 121 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,966

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

  • 11 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Kentucky
  • 19 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky