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Find more Fairly 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 125 less people named Fairly 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 412 people named Fairly in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% less people named Fairly in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 287 people named Fairly were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6 were disabled
  • 44% reported their race as other than white
  • Most common occupation was farm laborer
  • Although 53% were female, the most common name for males was John

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Mississippi
  • 24 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • 6% were first-generation Americans