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For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 3 less
named Dempesey in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.
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There were 9 people named Dempesey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 33% less
in the United States. What was life like for them?
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In 1940, 6 people
named Dempesey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:
6 rented out rooms to boarders
1 owned their homes, valued on average at $500
33% owned their homes, valued on average at $500
Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was William
Learn where they came from and where they went.
As Dempesey families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:
33% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
2 were born in foreign countries
33% were first-generation Americans
2 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940