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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 121 people named Burkinshaw in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 25% more people named Burkinshaw in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 151 people named Burkinshaw were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,313
  • For 74 females, Susan was the most common name
  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • 143 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 16% were born in foreign countries
  • 36% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Massachusetts
  • 27 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940