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Find more Raye 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 352 more people named Raye 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 376 people named Raye in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 94% more people named Raye in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 728 people named Raye were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3% were disabled
  • 70%, or 119 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The average annual income was $851
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Keckapoo
  • 7% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Georgia
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada