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Find more Ganny 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 Ganny 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 33 people named Ganny in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 324% more people named Ganny in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 140 people named Ganny were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 34% were children
  • 10% were disabled
  • 11 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,877
  • For 70 females, Virginia was the most common name

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

  • They most commonly lived in Louisiana
  • 34 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 4 were born in foreign countries
  • 8 were first-generation Americans