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Find more Turns 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 137 more people named Turns 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 270 people named Turns in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 51% more people named Turns in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 407 people named Turns were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 16% of women had paying jobs
  • For 213 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 128 were children

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Irish Free State
  • 60 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 7% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Louisiana