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Find more Skains 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 46 more people named Skains 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 193 people named Skains in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 24% more people named Skains in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 239 people named Skains were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 111 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 237 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 102 were children
  • 14% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 1 was born in foreign country
  • Most immigrants originated from Mexico
  • They most commonly lived in Missouri
  • 60 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940