You've got family at Ancestry.

Find more Dye 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 82 more people named Dye in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

Start a tree and connect with your family.

Gender

Create, build, and explore your family tree.

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 13,705 people named Dye in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Dye in the United States. What was life like for them?

Picture the past for your ancestors.

In 1940, 13,787 people named Dye were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 557 were disabled
  • For 6,768 females, Betty was the most common name
  • 4,570 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio