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Find more Nair 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 36 more people named Nair 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 340 people named Nair in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% more people named Nair in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 376 people named Nair were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was maid
  • For 195 females, Dorothy was the most common name
  • 368 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 115 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 14% were first-generation Americans
  • 70 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany