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Find more Butt 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 207 more people named Butt 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 3,711 people named Butt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Butt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,918 people named Butt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 89
  • 29% were children
  • 50% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,207

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

  • 584 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 653 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Maryland
  • 10% were born in foreign countries