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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 32 people named Caranaugh in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3544% more people named Caranaugh in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,166 people named Caranaugh were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 272 adults were unmarried
  • 21 reported their race as other than white
  • For 609 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Massachusetts
  • 13% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 38% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland