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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 314 people named Burel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Burel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 330 people named Burel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was teacher
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 54%, or 44 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most immigrants originated from France
  • Most fathers originated from Georgia