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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 3,449 people named Dew in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Dew in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,378 people named Dew were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 56%, or 462 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 91

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from North Carolina
  • 651 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 134 were born in foreign countries
  • 350 were first-generation Americans