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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 277 people named Roddey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 42% more people named Roddey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 393 people named Roddey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Henry
  • Most common occupation was farmer

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

  • 77 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 3% were first-generation Americans
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina