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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 346 people named Stennis in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% more people named Stennis in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 394 people named Stennis were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 377 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 29% of adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 77
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • 42 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Mississippi
  • 11 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian