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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 232 people named Canoy in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Canoy in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 252 people named Canoy were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 46% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • They typically took 13 weeks of vacation a year
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Native Language
  • 41 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Mississippi