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Find more Seely 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 268 less people named Seely 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 3,193 people named Seely in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Seely in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,925 people named Seely were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 401 adults were unmarried
  • 370 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,093
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 96
  • For 1,483 females, Dorothy was the most common name

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

  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 157 were born in foreign countries
  • 467 were first-generation Americans
  • 15% were first-generation Americans