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Find more Garney 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 723 more people named Garney 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 663 people named Garney in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 109% more people named Garney in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,386 people named Garney were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 88
  • 404 were children
  • 59%, or 203 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 38% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,657

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

  • 192 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina
  • 75 were born in foreign countries
  • 11% were born in foreign countries