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Find more Ratley 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 91 more people named Ratley 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 453 people named Ratley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 20% more people named Ratley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 544 people named Ratley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 35 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,171
  • On average men worked 40 hours a week
  • 7% were disabled
  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 12 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • The most common mother tongue was Armenian
  • 113 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940