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Find more Keens 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 164 more people named Keens 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 117 people named Keens in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 140% more people named Keens in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 281 people named Keens were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 79 were children
  • 271 rented out rooms to boarders
  • For 147 females, Betty was the most common name
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week

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

  • They most commonly lived in California
  • 49 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 11 were born in foreign countries
  • 21% were first-generation Americans