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Find more Russa 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 546 more people named Russa 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 116 people named Russa in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 471% more people named Russa in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 662 people named Russa were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 158 adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $785
  • For 325 females, Rose was the most common name
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Italy
  • 33% were born in foreign countries
  • 54% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Italy