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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 26 people named Tananis in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 50% less people named Tananis in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 13 people named Tananis were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was clerk
  • 12% of women had paying jobs
  • Although 62% were female, the most common name for males was Andrew
  • 1 owned their homes, valued on average at $6,000

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 19 were first-generation Americans
  • 5 were born in foreign countries
  • 6 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940