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

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In 1940, 573 people named Deveney were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 6% were disabled
  • 142 adults were unmarried
  • 55%, or 76 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 41 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 75 were born in foreign countries