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Find more Deeds 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 65 less people named Deeds 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 1,555 people named Deeds in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Deeds in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,490 people named Deeds were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 2% reported their race as other than white
  • 14% of women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Malta
  • 287 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 135 were first-generation Americans
  • 2% were born in foreign countries