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Find more Lawey 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 178 more people named Lawey 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 15 people named Lawey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1187% more people named Lawey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 193 people named Lawey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 28% were children
  • 170 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 27 reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from North Carolina
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • Most fathers originated from North Carolina
  • 3 were first-generation Americans