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Find more Burrough 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 84 more people named Burrough 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 1,524 people named Burrough in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Burrough in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,608 people named Burrough were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 87
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • The average annual income was $782
  • For 825 females, Ruth was the most common name

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

  • 7% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • 35 were born in foreign countries