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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 68 people named Granis in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 129% more people named Granis in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 156 people named Granis were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17% reported their race as other than white
  • 28 adults were unmarried
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Richard
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

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

  • 18 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Greek
  • 26% were first-generation Americans
  • 24 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940