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Find more Searcy 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 563 less people named Searcy 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 4,220 people named Searcy in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% less people named Searcy in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,657 people named Searcy were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 926 reported their race as other than white
  • The average annual income was $690
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 455 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 23% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Mexico
  • Most mothers originated from Georgia