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Find more Syracuse 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 9 less people named Syracuse 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 348 people named Syracuse in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Syracuse in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 339 people named Syracuse were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 331 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The average annual income was $824
  • 28% were children
  • Most common occupation was new worker

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 27 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 32% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio