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Find more Runner 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 16 less people named Runner 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 966 people named Runner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Runner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 950 people named Runner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • 52%, or 130 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • 77 reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from West Virginia
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 84 were first-generation Americans