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Find more Ruskin 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 52 less people named Ruskin 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 778 people named Ruskin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Ruskin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 726 people named Ruskin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 69 women had paying jobs
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 68%, or 132 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 39% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 251 were born in foreign countries