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Find more Yee 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 355 more people named Yee 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 2,364 people named Yee in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Yee in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,719 people named Yee were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 92%, or 629 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 8% of women had paying jobs
  • 90% reported their race as other than white
  • For 779 females, May was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 1,300 were born in foreign countries
  • 188 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 910 were first-generation Americans
  • 38% were first-generation Americans