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Find more Forgus 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 45 more people named Forgus 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 61 people named Forgus in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 74% more people named Forgus in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 106 people named Forgus were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 36 were children
  • For 61 females, Gertrude was the most common name
  • The average annual income was $896
  • 14 women had paying jobs

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • 5% were born in foreign countries
  • 16 were first-generation Americans