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Find more Spicer 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 370 less people named Spicer 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 8,676 people named Spicer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Spicer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8,306 people named Spicer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 902 reported their race as other than white
  • 6% were disabled
  • 320 were disabled
  • 34% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky