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For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 374 more
named Palley in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.
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There were 421 people named Palley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 89% more
in the United States. What was life like for them?
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In 1940, 795 people
named Palley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:
17% of adults were unmarried
7% reported their race as other than white
52 women had paying jobs
Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
Learn where they came from and where they went.
As Palley families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:
Most fathers originated from Kentucky
117 were first-generation Americans
15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940