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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 148 people named Dinnis in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 83% more people named Dinnis in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 271 people named Dinnis were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 12 were disabled
  • 34 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,791
  • 46%, or 31 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 142 females, Mary was the most common name

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 14 were born in foreign countries
  • 58 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 17% were first-generation Americans