You've got family at Ancestry.

Find more Burd 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 416 more people named Burd in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

Start a tree and connect with your family.


Create, build, and explore your family tree.

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 2,951 people named Burd in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% more people named Burd in the United States. What was life like for them?

Picture the past for your ancestors.

In 1940, 3,367 people named Burd were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 18% of women had paying jobs
  • 30% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey
  • 593 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from New Jersey