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Find more Devoe 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 593 less people named Devoe 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 2,572 people named Devoe in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% less people named Devoe in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,979 people named Devoe were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $978
  • 315 adults were unmarried
  • For 993 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 58%, or 305 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 7% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Maine
  • 16% were first-generation Americans
  • 188 were born in foreign countries