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Find more Fryar 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 25 less people named Fryar 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 1,087 people named Fryar in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Fryar in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,062 people named Fryar were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 543 females, Mary was the most common name
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Scotland
  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee
  • 60 were first-generation Americans