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Find more Cantey 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 69 less people named Cantey 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 706 people named Cantey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Cantey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 637 people named Cantey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 61% reported their race as other than white
  • The average annual income was $622
  • 47 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,533
  • 68%, or 107 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 27 were first-generation Americans
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • 4 was born in foreign country
  • 27% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940