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Find more Yardley 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 94 less people named Yardley 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 916 people named Yardley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Yardley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 822 people named Yardley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 88
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • 3% reported their race as other than white
  • 51% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,381

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 13% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Missouri
  • 120 were first-generation Americans
  • 7% were born in foreign countries