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Find more Spoo 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 33 more people named Spoo 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 158 people named Spoo in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 21% more people named Spoo in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 191 people named Spoo were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 50%, or 25 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 10 women had paying jobs
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 12 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 21 were born in foreign countries
  • 60 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • The most common mother tongue was German