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Find more Deere 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 78 less people named Deere 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 762 people named Deere in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Deere in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 684 people named Deere were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 54%, or 93 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 25 were disabled
  • 81 reported their race as other than white

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

  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • 43 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940