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Find more Reams 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 302 less people named Reams 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 3,259 people named Reams in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Reams in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,957 people named Reams were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 50%, or 378 people, lived in homes they rented
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 633 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky
  • 31 was born in foreign country
  • Most immigrants originated from United States