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Find more Drew relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 634 less people named Drew in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 13,140 people named Drew in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Drew in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 12,506 people named Drew were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,724 reported their race as other than white
  • For 6,265 females, Mary was the most common name
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 2,266 were first-generation Americans
  • 17% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • Most immigrants originated from England