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Find more Carnett 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 1,047 more people named Carnett 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 872 people named Carnett in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 120% more people named Carnett in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,919 people named Carnett were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • 33% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,714
  • They typically took 13 weeks of vacation a year
  • The average annual income was $689

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 3% were first-generation Americans
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Italy
  • Most mothers originated from Virginia