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Find more Burr 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 505 less people named Burr 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 9,543 people named Burr in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Burr in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 9,038 people named Burr were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 51%, or 1,223 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $1,092

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 15% were first-generation Americans
  • 407 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Connecticut
  • 4% were born in foreign countries