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Find more Magner 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 698 more people named Magner 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 1,610 people named Magner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 43% more people named Magner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,308 people named Magner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 92
  • 48% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,173
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 87 were disabled

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

  • 549 were first-generation Americans
  • 11% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts
  • The most common mother tongue was French