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Find more Rae 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 815 more people named Rae 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 3,447 people named Rae in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 24% more people named Rae in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,262 people named Rae were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 2,144 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 281 reported their race as other than white
  • 426 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,208
  • The average annual income was $1,074

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

  • 27% were first-generation Americans
  • 934 were first-generation Americans
  • 791 were born in foreign countries
  • 23% were born in foreign countries