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Find more Hunley 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 366 more people named Hunley 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 2,081 people named Hunley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% more people named Hunley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,447 people named Hunley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • 21% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 483 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Idaho
  • 4% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky