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Find more Surjan 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 14 less people named Surjan 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 23 people named Surjan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 61% less people named Surjan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 9 people named Surjan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 20% of women had paying jobs
  • 9 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was 16 and the oldest was 55
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week

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

  • 52% were first-generation Americans
  • 12 were first-generation Americans
  • 11 were born in foreign countries
  • 48% were born in foreign countries