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Find more Valente 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 368 more people named Valente 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 1,936 people named Valente in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Valente in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,304 people named Valente were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 248 women had paying jobs
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 61%, or 323 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Anthony

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 6% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • 771 were born in foreign countries
  • 53% were first-generation Americans