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Find more Silney 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 56 more people named Silney 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 40 people named Silney in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 140% more people named Silney in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 96 people named Silney were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • The average annual income was $1,079
  • 43%, or 12 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 57% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,369

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 10% were born in foreign countries
  • 4 were born in foreign countries
  • 22% were first-generation Americans