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Find more Nance 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 596 less people named Nance 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 11,123 people named Nance in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Nance in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 10,527 people named Nance were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,396 adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $781
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 56%, or 1,408 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Tennessee
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from United States
  • 68 was born in foreign country