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Find more Sanyer 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 528 more people named Sanyer 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 22 people named Sanyer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2400% more people named Sanyer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 550 people named Sanyer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • The average annual income was $1,091
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 168 were children

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

  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky
  • 9% were born in foreign countries
  • 91 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina