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Find more Canup 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 42 less people named Canup 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 552 people named Canup in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Canup in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 510 people named Canup were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 8 reported their race as other than white
  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • 20% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 29% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 147 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Yugoslavia
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky