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Find more Maxey 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 12 less people named Maxey 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 5,235 people named Maxey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Maxey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,223 people named Maxey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 6% were disabled
  • For 2,592 females, Margaret was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from United States
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940