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Find more Farrish 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 187 more people named Farrish 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 451 people named Farrish in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 41% more people named Farrish in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 638 people named Farrish were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • 56 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,797
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Mississippi
  • 18 were born in foreign countries
  • 134 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Mississippi