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Find more Canney 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 107 more people named Canney 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 657 people named Canney in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Canney in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 764 people named Canney were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 53%, or 97 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 31% were children
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 90
  • Most common occupation was clerk

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 12% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Irish Free State
  • 79 were born in foreign countries
  • 27% were first-generation Americans