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Find more Relf 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 62 more people named Relf 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 225 people named Relf in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 28% more people named Relf in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 287 people named Relf were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 21% of women had paying jobs
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • For 135 females, Lillian was the most common name
  • 10 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Hungarian
  • 24% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois