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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 159 people named Runes in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 444% more people named Runes in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 865 people named Runes were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $715
  • 37% were children
  • 834 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 85

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

  • 9% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • Most immigrants originated from Philippine Islands
  • 15 were first-generation Americans