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Find more Furr 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 186 more people named Furr 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 3,613 people named Furr in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Furr in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,799 people named Furr were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 1,885 females, Annie was the most common name
  • 497 adults were unmarried
  • 40% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,574
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John

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

  • 38 was born in foreign country
  • Most mothers originated from Virginia
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • 3% were first-generation Americans