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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 663 people named Empey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Empey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 679 people named Empey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 7% were disabled
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • Most fathers originated from Canada
  • 30% were first-generation Americans