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Find more Flaherty 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 1,069 less people named Flaherty 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 10,590 people named Flaherty in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Flaherty in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 9,521 people named Flaherty were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,173
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 26 reported their race as other than white
  • 2,635 were children

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

  • 17% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Massachusetts
  • 4,427 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New York