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Find more Henley 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 655 more people named Henley 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 9,491 people named Henley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% more people named Henley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 10,146 people named Henley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 5,149 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 1,475 adults were unmarried
  • 385 were disabled
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 8% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Virginia
  • Most fathers originated from Virginia
  • 2,200 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940