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Find more Carnigan 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 4 more people named Carnigan 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 13 people named Carnigan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 31% more people named Carnigan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 17 people named Carnigan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 14% of women had paying jobs
  • 17 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 3 reported their race as other than white
  • 100%, or 4 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 24% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 8% were born in foreign countries
  • 1 were born in foreign countries