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Find more Bulger 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 216 less people named Bulger 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 2,167 people named Bulger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Bulger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,951 people named Bulger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • 242 women had paying jobs
  • 194 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,901
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 233 were born in foreign countries
  • 244 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940