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Find more Genovese 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 180 more people named Genovese 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 1,706 people named Genovese in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% more people named Genovese in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,886 people named Genovese were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1 reported their race as other than white
  • 61%, or 257 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 635 were children
  • 163 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,067

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 995 were first-generation Americans
  • 582 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania