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Find more Ferree 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 122 less people named Ferree 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 1,313 people named Ferree in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Ferree in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,191 people named Ferree were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 336 were children
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Charles
  • 64 were disabled
  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • They most commonly lived in Indiana
  • 8% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Housewife
  • 214 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940