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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 243 people named Defee in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Defee in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 221 people named Defee were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 55%, or 31 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 85
  • 1% reported their race as other than white
  • The average annual income was $853

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 2% were first-generation Americans
  • 36% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in South Carolina
  • Most fathers originated from Louisiana