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Find more Vanus 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 12 more people named Vanus 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 41 people named Vanus in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 29% more people named Vanus in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 53 people named Vanus were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1 was disabled
  • 43%, or 6 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 18% of adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $533

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

  • 8 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 17% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Czechoslovakia
  • 7 were born in foreign countries