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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 45 people named Burgass in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 324% more people named Burgass in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 191 people named Burgass were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 25 reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 17% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from South Carolina
  • They most commonly lived in West Virginia
  • 9% were first-generation Americans