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Find more Yellis 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 18 less people named Yellis 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 47 people named Yellis in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 38% less people named Yellis in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 29 people named Yellis were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5 were children
  • The youngest was 3 and the oldest was 72
  • For 15 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 3 women had paying jobs

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

  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 9 were first-generation Americans
  • 6 were born in foreign countries
  • 19% were first-generation Americans