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Find more Graen 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 246 more people named Graen 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 63 people named Graen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 390% more people named Graen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 309 people named Graen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 27% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 33% were first-generation Americans
  • 66 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • Most mothers originated from Minnesota