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Find more Agnes 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 1,215 more people named Agnes 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 664 people named Agnes in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 183% more people named Agnes in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,879 people named Agnes were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 1,040 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 6% were disabled
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 29% of women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 27% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • Most immigrants originated from Italy
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940