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Find more Dawdy 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 753 more people named Dawdy 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 916 people named Dawdy in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 82% more people named Dawdy in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,669 people named Dawdy were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • 58%, or 218 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 621 were children
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Irish
  • 20 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Virginia
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada