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Find more Jenney 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 113 more people named Jenney 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 772 people named Jenney in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Jenney in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 885 people named Jenney were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 463 females, Alice was the most common name
  • 2% reported their race as other than white
  • 840 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 133 owned their homes, valued on average at $5,338

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 46 were born in foreign countries
  • 128 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Switzerland
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940