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Find more Deway 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 135 more people named Deway 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 40 people named Deway in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 338% more people named Deway in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 175 people named Deway were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was housewife
  • 11% reported their race as other than white
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • 18 women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 8 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Michigan
  • 21% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940