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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 2,938 people named Dearing in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Dearing in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,867 people named Dearing were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 856 were children
  • 6% were disabled
  • 383 adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

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

  • They most commonly lived in Indiana
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany