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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 76 people named Burgress in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 193% more people named Burgress in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 223 people named Burgress were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Charles
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 89
  • The average annual income was $929

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Irish Free State