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Find more Granite 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 31 more people named Granite 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 131 people named Granite in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 24% more people named Granite in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 162 people named Granite were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 26 adults were unmarried
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 13 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,069
  • 35% were children

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Hungarian
  • 40% were first-generation Americans
  • 53 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania