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Find more Kerney 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 107 less people named Kerney 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 1,357 people named Kerney in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Kerney in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,250 people named Kerney were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 645 females, Ruth was the most common name
  • 33% were children
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 91
  • 22% of women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 18% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • 240 were first-generation Americans
  • 191 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940