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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 846 people named Scurry in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Scurry in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 811 people named Scurry were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 60% reported their race as other than white
  • 769 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 125 adults were unmarried
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was John

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

  • 59 were first-generation Americans
  • 173 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Texas
  • 7% were first-generation Americans