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Find more Alaniz 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 354 more people named Alaniz 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 491 people named Alaniz in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 72% more people named Alaniz in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 845 people named Alaniz were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 832 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 69%, or 99 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 409 females, Maria was the most common name

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

  • 171 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • 160 were born in foreign countries
  • 32% were first-generation Americans