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Find more Rayle 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 176 more people named Rayle 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 469 people named Rayle in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 38% more people named Rayle in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 645 people named Rayle were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 224 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from North Carolina
  • Most immigrants originated from United States
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania