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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 494 people named Borrego in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Borrego in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 499 people named Borrego were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 99
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 5% were disabled
  • 32 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,257

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

  • 117 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New Mexico
  • The most common mother tongue was Mexican
  • 77 were born in foreign countries