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Find more Tilley 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 53 less people named Tilley 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 6,307 people named Tilley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Tilley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,254 people named Tilley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 96
  • Most common occupation was farm laborer
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 16% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 542 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Oklahoma
  • Most fathers originated from Arkansas
  • 1,394 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940