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Find more Delay 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 104 less people named Delay 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 1,386 people named Delay in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Delay in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,282 people named Delay were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 121 women had paying jobs
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 32% were children
  • 145 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,096

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • 65 were born in foreign countries