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Find more Kirkley 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 87 more people named Kirkley 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 1,015 people named Kirkley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Kirkley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,102 people named Kirkley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 151 reported their race as other than white
  • 161 adults were unmarried
  • 1,057 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 100

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

  • 58 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from South Carolina
  • 253 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 6% were first-generation Americans