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Find more Lany 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 469 more people named Lany 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 252 people named Lany in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 186% more people named Lany in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 721 people named Lany were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 56%, or 96 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 216 were children
  • 40% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,057
  • 98 reported their race as other than white

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

  • 38 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 15% were born in foreign countries
  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940