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Find more Tenpenny 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 97 more people named Tenpenny 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 219 people named Tenpenny in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 44% more people named Tenpenny in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 316 people named Tenpenny were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 37% were children
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 20% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Tennessee
  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • They most commonly lived in Kansas