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Find more Marphy 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 485 more people named Marphy 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 20 people named Marphy in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2425% more people named Marphy in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 505 people named Marphy were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 94
  • 109 adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 24% of women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 1 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Irish Free State
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940