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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 70 people named Burles in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 211% more people named Burles in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 218 people named Burles were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 25 women had paying jobs
  • 6% were disabled
  • 27% of adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 96

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • Most fathers originated from Louisiana
  • 13% were first-generation Americans