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Find more Blay 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 91 more people named Blay 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 468 people named Blay in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Blay in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 559 people named Blay were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 89 adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 89
  • Although 47% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Vermont
  • 112 were first-generation Americans
  • 24% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada