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Find more Spanley 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 49 more people named Spanley 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 52 people named Spanley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 94% more people named Spanley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 101 people named Spanley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4% were disabled
  • Although 57% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • For 58 females, Esther was the most common name
  • 13 women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 38% were first-generation Americans
  • 2 were born in foreign countries
  • 20 were first-generation Americans