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Find more Cranshaw 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 24 more people named Cranshaw 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 519 people named Cranshaw in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Cranshaw in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 543 people named Cranshaw were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was janitor
  • 72 adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $811
  • 170 reported their race as other than white

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

  • They most commonly lived in Georgia
  • Most mothers originated from Texas
  • 9% were born in foreign countries
  • 86 were first-generation Americans