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Find more Rens 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 551 more people named Rens 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 316 people named Rens in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 174% more people named Rens in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 867 people named Rens were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 20% of adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $965
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • 53%, or 119 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Ohio
  • 9% were born in foreign countries
  • 23% were first-generation Americans
  • 29 were born in foreign countries