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Where is the Garnes family from?
You can see how Garnes families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Garnes family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Garnes families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 12 Garnes families living in Virginia. This was about 39% of all the recorded Garnes's in the USA. Virginia had the highest population of Garnes families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Garnes surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Garnes. 28% of Garnes men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Garnes women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Garnes were Farm Laborer and Housework.