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Find more Pugh 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 326 more people named Pugh 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 19,835 people named Pugh in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Pugh in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 20,161 people named Pugh were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6,664 were children
  • 790 were disabled
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 1,947 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,728

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Alabama
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 640 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from England