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Find more Santee 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 149 less people named Santee 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 982 people named Santee in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% less people named Santee in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 833 people named Santee were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 811 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 43% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,126
  • 92 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,126
  • For 430 females, Betty was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from United States
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • 22 were born in foreign countries
  • 13% were first-generation Americans