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Find more Neary 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 292 less people named Neary 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 3,214 people named Neary in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Neary in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,922 people named Neary were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 35% of adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 92
  • 2,775 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • Most mothers originated from Ireland
  • 1,258 were first-generation Americans
  • 327 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940