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Find more Finnis 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 less person named Finnis 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 48 people named Finnis in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Finnis in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 47 people named Finnis were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 41 rented out rooms to boarders
  • For 24 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 87% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 60% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,550

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1 were born in foreign countries
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from France