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Find more Angus 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 336 less people named Angus 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 2,134 people named Angus in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% less people named Angus in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,798 people named Angus were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 58%, or 271 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 47 reported their race as other than white
  • 519 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 391 were born in foreign countries
  • 23% were first-generation Americans
  • 493 were first-generation Americans
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940