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Find more Burgson 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 257 more people named Burgson 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 42 people named Burgson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 612% more people named Burgson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 299 people named Burgson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 43 adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $950
  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • 20% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Maryland
  • 33% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden
  • 51 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940