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Find more Mcrae 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 321 less people named Mcrae 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 8,969 people named Mcrae in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Mcrae in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8,648 people named Mcrae were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • 903 women had paying jobs
  • 6% were disabled
  • 59%, or 1,228 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Georgia
  • 21% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Portuguese
  • 794 were born in foreign countries