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Find more Cory 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 511 less people named Cory 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 3,739 people named Cory in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% less people named Cory in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,228 people named Cory were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • 844 were children
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 127 were disabled

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • 592 were first-generation Americans