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Find more Ruta 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 115 more people named Ruta 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 271 people named Ruta in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 42% more people named Ruta in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 386 people named Ruta were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 137 were children
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • The average annual income was $898

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

  • They most commonly lived in Connecticut
  • 19 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • 42% were born in foreign countries