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Find more Rus 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 281 more people named Rus 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 382 people named Rus in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 74% more people named Rus in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 663 people named Rus were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 18 were disabled
  • 7% reported their race as other than white
  • 49% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,871
  • For 336 females, Anna was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Bohemian
  • 149 were first-generation Americans
  • 29% were born in foreign countries
  • 39% were first-generation Americans