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Find more Cannady 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 388 more people named Cannady 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 1,625 people named Cannady in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 24% more people named Cannady in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,013 people named Cannady were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,935 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 267 adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • 19% of women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 559 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Georgia
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 28% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940