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Find more Dyre 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 116 less people named Dyre 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 459 people named Dyre in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 25% less people named Dyre in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 343 people named Dyre were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was clerk
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 40%, or 33 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 166 females, Elizabeth was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Arkansas
  • Most immigrants originated from Irish Free State
  • 11 were born in foreign countries
  • 5% were first-generation Americans