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Find more Tenney 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 194 less people named Tenney 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 3,297 people named Tenney in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Tenney in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,103 people named Tenney were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 92
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 389 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,771

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 412 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • Most fathers originated from Massachusetts
  • 135 were born in foreign countries