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Find more Cleary 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 491 less people named Cleary 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 9,671 people named Cleary in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Cleary in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 9,180 people named Cleary were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 106 reported their race as other than white
  • The average annual income was $1,254
  • 59%, or 1,346 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 8,740 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 11% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 14% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • 981 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940