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Find more Lorey 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 184 more people named Lorey 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 513 people named Lorey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 36% more people named Lorey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 697 people named Lorey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 33 reported their race as other than white
  • 48% owned their homes, valued on average at $7,926
  • 19% of women had paying jobs
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Robert

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

  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 8% were born in foreign countries
  • 25% were first-generation Americans
  • 43 were born in foreign countries