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Find more Hurley 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 1,687 less people named Hurley 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 22,013 people named Hurley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Hurley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 20,326 people named Hurley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6,045 were children
  • 4,106 adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 99

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

  • They most commonly lived in California
  • Most mothers originated from Ireland
  • 5,972 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland