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Find more Philyaw 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 227 more people named Philyaw 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 349 people named Philyaw in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 65% more people named Philyaw in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 576 people named Philyaw were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 80
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 24% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,648
  • 40% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 11 were first-generation Americans
  • 1 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina
  • 147 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940