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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 3,391 people named Dugas in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Dugas in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,218 people named Dugas were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 56%, or 422 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 315 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,020

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 323 were born in foreign countries
  • 17% were first-generation Americans
  • 457 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940