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Find more Rayl 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 28 less people named Rayl 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 832 people named Rayl in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Rayl in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 804 people named Rayl were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 110 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,812
  • 2 reported their race as other than white
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 128 adults were unmarried

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

  • 14 were born in foreign countries
  • 68 were first-generation Americans
  • 166 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Kansas