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Find more Sturgill 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 619 more people named Sturgill 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 1,827 people named Sturgill in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 34% more people named Sturgill in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,446 people named Sturgill were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 38 hours a week
  • 8% of women had paying jobs
  • 45% were children
  • 61%, or 288 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from United States
  • 479 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Kentucky
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky