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Find more Harney 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 2,199 more people named Harney 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 3,617 people named Harney in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 61% more people named Harney in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,816 people named Harney were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5,567 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 13% reported their race as other than white
  • 1,004 adults were unmarried
  • 242 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 1,059 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 834 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Mississippi
  • The most common mother tongue was German