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Find more Dankey 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 5 more people named Dankey 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 15 people named Dankey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 33% more people named Dankey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 20 people named Dankey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4 were children
  • 2 women had paying jobs
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Joseph
  • The youngest was 14 and the oldest was 72

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

  • They most commonly lived in South Dakota
  • 7 were first-generation Americans
  • 47% were first-generation Americans
  • 1 were born in foreign countries