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Find more Birum 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 25 less people named Birum 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 55 people named Birum in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 45% less people named Birum in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 30 people named Birum were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • The youngest was 2 and the oldest was 83
  • 18% of women had paying jobs
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Iowa
  • 16% were first-generation Americans
  • 9 were first-generation Americans
  • 13% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940