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Find more Rugan 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 124 more people named Rugan 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 77 people named Rugan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 161% more people named Rugan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 201 people named Rugan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Edward
  • 42% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,286
  • 49 adults were unmarried
  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 36% were first-generation Americans
  • 10% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Ireland
  • 10% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940