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Find more Buress 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 92 more people named Buress 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 210 people named Buress in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 44% more people named Buress in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 302 people named Buress were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 2 people
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 4% were disabled
  • The average annual income was $954

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • 2% were born in foreign countries