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Find more Joens 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 756 more people named Joens 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 321 people named Joens in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 236% more people named Joens in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,077 people named Joens were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 117 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,834
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 138 adults were unmarried
  • 51%, or 131 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 37 were born in foreign countries
  • 234 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Texas