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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 79 people named Ruffell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 34% more people named Ruffell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 106 people named Ruffell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3% were disabled
  • 50% owned their homes, valued on average at $5,031
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 86
  • 50%, or 13 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • 19% were born in foreign countries
  • 27% were first-generation Americans
  • 15 were born in foreign countries