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Find more Severe 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 35 more people named Severe 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 404 people named Severe in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Severe in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 439 people named Severe were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 51 adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was housework
  • 18% of adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 46 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Utah
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • Most fathers originated from Utah
  • Most immigrants originated from France