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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 531 people named Speas in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 38% more people named Speas in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 733 people named Speas were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 89
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • 48%, or 75 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 102 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 49 were first-generation Americans
  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • 16 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Virginia