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For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 147 more
named Ferrers in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.
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There were 28 people named Ferrers in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 525% more
in the United States. What was life like for them?
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In 1940, 175 people
named Ferrers were living in the United States. In a snapshot:
3 were disabled
34% were children
3% reported their race as other than white
14 women had paying jobs
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As Ferrers families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:
Most fathers originated from Colorado
Most mothers originated from Colorado
12 were first-generation Americans
11% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940