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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 53 people named Burtrum in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Burtrum in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 52 people named Burtrum were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $722
  • 23% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,483
  • 20% of adults were unmarried
  • 69%, or 9 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee
  • 14 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Indiana