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Find more Kearns 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 1,521 less people named Kearns 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 8,913 people named Kearns in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% less people named Kearns in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 7,392 people named Kearns were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 29% were children
  • 20% of women had paying jobs
  • 1,572 adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $1,146

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts
  • 1,072 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 11% were born in foreign countries