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Find more Kaye 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 624 more people named Kaye 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 1,425 people named Kaye in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 44% more people named Kaye in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,049 people named Kaye were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was stenographer
  • For 1,051 females, Helen was the most common name
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 93
  • 4% were disabled

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

  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin
  • 281 were born in foreign countries
  • 517 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish