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Find more Burgens 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 24 more people named Burgens 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 29 people named Burgens in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 83% more people named Burgens in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 53 people named Burgens were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 29 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 19 were children
  • 67%, or 8 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 55% were female, the most common name for males was Robert

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

  • 41% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 4 were born in foreign countries
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940