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Find more Mcnear 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 139 more people named Mcnear 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 667 people named Mcnear in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 21% more people named Mcnear in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 806 people named Mcnear were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 30 were disabled
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 59%, or 110 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 775 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most fathers originated from Alabama
  • 143 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • 15 were born in foreign countries