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Find more Deering 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 327 less people named Deering 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 3,422 people named Deering in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Deering in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,095 people named Deering were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 296 women had paying jobs
  • 19% of women had paying jobs
  • 47% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,795
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 527 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 7% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Russian