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Find more Rude 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 19 more people named Rude 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 2,865 people named Rude in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Rude in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,884 people named Rude were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,759 rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 365 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,717
  • 28% were children

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Norway
  • 343 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Minnesota
  • 12% were born in foreign countries