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Find more Whitener 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 405 more people named Whitener 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 1,328 people named Whitener in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% more people named Whitener in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,733 people named Whitener were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 214 adults were unmarried
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 50 were disabled
  • 150 women had paying jobs

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

  • Most mothers originated from Missouri
  • Most fathers originated from Missouri
  • 24% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 50 were first-generation Americans