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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 172 people named Defrees in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% less people named Defrees in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 133 people named Defrees were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 81
  • 56%, or 20 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 60 females, Evelyn was the most common name
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • 35 were first-generation Americans
  • 9 were born in foreign countries
  • 20% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Holland