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Find more Rusell 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 270 more people named Rusell 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 452 people named Rusell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 60% more people named Rusell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 722 people named Rusell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 84
  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 86 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • 133 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Poland