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Find more Pawley 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 120 more people named Pawley 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 455 people named Pawley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 26% more people named Pawley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 575 people named Pawley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 30% were children
  • 53 women had paying jobs
  • 554 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The average annual income was $1,025

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

  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 85 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 9% were born in foreign countries