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Find more Knisley 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 335 more people named Knisley 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 1,269 people named Knisley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 26% more people named Knisley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,604 people named Knisley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 55%, or 216 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 537 were children
  • The average annual income was $818
  • Most common occupation was laborer

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

  • 46 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • 4% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Oklahoma