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Find more Capenter 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 517 more people named Capenter 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 36 people named Capenter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1436% more people named Capenter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 553 people named Capenter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3% reported their race as other than white
  • Most common occupation was farming
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Alabama
  • 106 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Ohio