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Find more Murakami 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 131 more people named Murakami 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 986 people named Murakami in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% more people named Murakami in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,117 people named Murakami were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 251 adults were unmarried
  • For 531 females, Shizuko was the most common name
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 80
  • 98% reported their race as other than white

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

  • Most mothers originated from Japan
  • 56% were first-generation Americans
  • 549 were first-generation Americans
  • 387 were born in foreign countries