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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 175 people named Keays in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Keays in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 182 people named Keays were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was teacher
  • For 89 females, Martha was the most common name
  • 6% reported their race as other than white
  • 42%, or 23 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 31 were born in foreign countries
  • 31% were first-generation Americans
  • 18% were born in foreign countries