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Find more Nanny 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 78 more people named Nanny 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 367 people named Nanny in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 21% more people named Nanny in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 445 people named Nanny were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 15 reported their race as other than white
  • 33% were children
  • 14 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 27% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 25 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina
  • Most fathers originated from Virginia