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Find more Royas 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 84 more people named Royas 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 76 people named Royas in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 111% more people named Royas in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 160 people named Royas were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 46 hours a week
  • 7 women had paying jobs
  • 42 reported their race as other than white
  • 22 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Mexico
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Texas
  • Most fathers originated from Texas