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Find more Cruden 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 14 less people named Cruden 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 193 people named Cruden in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Cruden in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 179 people named Cruden were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 21% of women had paying jobs
  • 23 owned their homes, valued on average at $5,515
  • 38 adults were unmarried
  • For 90 females, Elizabeth was the most common name

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

  • 6 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 45 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • 24% were first-generation Americans