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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 396 people named Drey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 43% more people named Drey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 566 people named Drey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 41% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,828
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • 47 women had paying jobs
  • For 270 females, Frances was the most common name

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

  • 5% were born in foreign countries
  • 20% were first-generation Americans
  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Iowa