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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 456 people named Ferren in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Ferren in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 531 people named Ferren were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 512 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 47 women had paying jobs
  • 29% were children

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

  • They most commonly lived in Arkansas
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Iowa