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Find more Purpura 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 92 more people named Purpura 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 490 people named Purpura in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Purpura in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 582 people named Purpura were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 56%, or 73 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 190 were children
  • 114 adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $882

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

  • 134 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois