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Find more Tenley 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 Tenley 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 Tenley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 29% more people named Tenley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 249 people named Tenley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 71 were children
  • 8% were disabled
  • 16 reported their race as other than white
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week

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

  • They most commonly lived in Iowa
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia