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Find more Ramus 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 19 less people named Ramus 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 425 people named Ramus in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Ramus in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 406 people named Ramus were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 64%, or 58 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 33 reported their race as other than white

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

  • 42% were first-generation Americans
  • 94 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Iowa
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940