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Find more Tenny 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 129 more people named Tenny 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 767 people named Tenny in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Tenny in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 896 people named Tenny were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was teacher
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 864 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • 171 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 119 were first-generation Americans