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Find more Buckingham 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 343 less people named Buckingham 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 4,614 people named Buckingham in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Buckingham in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,271 people named Buckingham were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 98
  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • 169 were disabled
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 639 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 748 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940