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Find more Rush 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 37 less people named Rush 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 20,612 people named Rush in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Rush in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 20,575 people named Rush were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% were disabled
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 22% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • 3,899 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Ohio