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Find more Cardner 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 352 more people named Cardner 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 108 people named Cardner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 326% more people named Cardner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 460 people named Cardner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 28% were children
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 20% of women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 96 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Ohio
  • They most commonly lived in Utah
  • Most immigrants originated from Northern Ireland