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Find more Kennelly 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 57 less people named Kennelly 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 1,484 people named Kennelly in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Kennelly in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,427 people named Kennelly were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 158 women had paying jobs
  • 50 were disabled
  • 60%, or 213 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was John

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 9% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Irish
  • 229 were born in foreign countries
  • 37% were first-generation Americans