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Find more Royce 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 46 less people named Royce 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 3,036 people named Royce in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Royce in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,990 people named Royce were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 7% were disabled
  • 2,850 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 94
  • 47% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,175

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

  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 499 were first-generation Americans
  • 5% were born in foreign countries