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Find more Burham 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 164 more people named Burham 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 562 people named Burham in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 29% more people named Burham in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 726 people named Burham were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • For 360 females, Grace was the most common name
  • 21% of adults were unmarried

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most fathers originated from Georgia
  • 14% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Georgia