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Find more Bunker 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 484 less people named Bunker 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 4,354 people named Bunker in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% less people named Bunker in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,870 people named Bunker were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 1,929 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 187 were disabled
  • 47%, or 500 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 94

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 16% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Michigan
  • 196 were born in foreign countries
  • 676 were first-generation Americans