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Find more Paney 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 181 more people named Paney 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 36 people named Paney in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 503% more people named Paney in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 217 people named Paney were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 67 were children
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 27 reported their race as other than white

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

  • They most commonly lived in Arkansas
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 34 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 8 were first-generation Americans