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Find more Patania 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 29 more people named Patania 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 102 people named Patania in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 28% more people named Patania in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 131 people named Patania were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was clerk
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Dominic
  • 29% of adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $635

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

  • They most commonly lived in Nebraska
  • 39% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Italy
  • 54% were born in foreign countries