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Find more Tawnsend 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 728 more people named Tawnsend 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 10 people named Tawnsend in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7280% more people named Tawnsend in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 738 people named Tawnsend were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 253 were children
  • 99 adults were unmarried
  • 76 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,203

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

  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky
  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky