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Find more Swiney 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 160 less people named Swiney 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 1,070 people named Swiney in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% less people named Swiney in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 910 people named Swiney were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 456 females, Martha was the most common name
  • 159 reported their race as other than white
  • 40% were children
  • 890 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 5% were first-generation Americans
  • 24% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • 222 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940