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Find more Smay 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 47 more people named Smay 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 316 people named Smay in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Smay in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 363 people named Smay were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 63 adults were unmarried
  • 25% of adults were unmarried
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • 115 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Indiana
  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • Most fathers originated from Indiana