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Find more Borris 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 16 more people named Borris 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 328 people named Borris in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Borris in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 344 people named Borris were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was maid
  • The average annual income was $952
  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • 124 were children

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

  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 26% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Missouri
  • Most immigrants originated from Lithuania