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Find more Blaness 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 less person named Blaness 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 13 people named Blaness in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Blaness in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 12 people named Blaness were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 5 weeks of vacation a year
  • The youngest was 20 and the oldest was 70
  • 60% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,333
  • 50% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 3 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 69% were first-generation Americans
  • 15% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Norway