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Find more Cans 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 185 more people named Cans 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 7 people named Cans in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2643% more people named Cans in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 192 people named Cans were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 40 hours a week
  • 14 women had paying jobs
  • 14% of women had paying jobs
  • 45% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Spain
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 37 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania