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Find more Morley 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 379 more people named Morley 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 5,992 people named Morley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Morley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,371 people named Morley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 3,192 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 6% reported their race as other than white
  • 5% were disabled
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 25% were first-generation Americans
  • 1,485 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Mexican
  • 1,010 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940