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Find more Mcferson 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 32 less people named Mcferson 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 157 people named Mcferson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 20% less people named Mcferson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 125 people named Mcferson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 16 adults were unmarried
  • For 69 females, Cora was the most common name
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 11 women had paying jobs

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Scotland
  • 6 were born in foreign countries
  • 30% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 13 were first-generation Americans