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Find more Velzy 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 15 less people named Velzy 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 115 people named Velzy in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% less people named Velzy in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 100 people named Velzy were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 30% were children
  • On average men worked 47 hours a week
  • 6 were disabled
  • 9 women had paying jobs

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

  • Most mothers originated from Michigan
  • 9 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 16 were first-generation Americans