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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 24 people named Rulley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 617% more people named Rulley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 172 people named Rulley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 2 people
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • 22 reported their race as other than white
  • 32% owned their homes, valued on average at $5,133

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

  • Most fathers originated from North Carolina
  • 20 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 6 were first-generation Americans
  • 8% were born in foreign countries